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Hours 8:25a.m. - 2:55 p.m
School leader Ms Margarita Hernandez
District Newark School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Painting
3
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Dance
Visual arts Painting
World languages taught Spanish
World languages taught (misc.) Portuguese
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Yes
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages Spanish
Special schedule Block scheduling

Support

1
Facilities
including: Cafeteria
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Speech and language impairments
Significant developmental delay
Other
Facilities Cafeteria

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 56% 51%
Hispanic 44% 22%
Black 0% 16%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 9%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 86% 34%
Female 51% 49%
Male 49% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

7
Girls Sports
including: Swimming
6
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Swimming
Boys sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Swimming
Extended care / Extended programs After

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Our parents are highly involved in their child's education. They meet regularly for parent/teacher conference and attend all school wide performances . Wilson Ave School has dedicated parents and volunteers who are committed to working with staff and administration to strive for excellence. Regular monthly parent meetings are held with high attendance rate.
Students typically come from these schools Newark Public Schools
  KearnySchools
Students typically continue on to these schools East Side High School
  Science Park High School
  Arts HIgh School

Awards

Academic award Algebra Olympics & Math Olympics Awards
Year received 2009
Academic award District Spelling Bee Award
Year received 2009
Academic award National League Award
Year received 2009

Teachers

1
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Art teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Portuguese

Neighborhood

Transportation options Passes / tokens provided for public transportation

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012