Langston Hughes School

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This school is rated below average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform below average on state tests, are making above average year-over-year academic improvement, ... More
Academics
3/10
Test scores
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A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Subject
% Proficient
English
32%
State avg: 51%
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Math
25%
State avg: 49%
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Science
86%
State avg: 90%
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8/10
Student progress

A promising sign

Students at this school are making more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

Strong progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a better job at supporting their academic growth than most other schools.


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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's continued success.

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Students
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Black
99%
Hispanic
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
White
<1%
Asian
<1%
Two or more races
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
12 :1
State avg: 12 :1
Students per counselor
281 :1
State avg: 419 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
94%
State avg: 89%
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Neighborhood
160 Rhode Island Ave
East Orange, NJ 07018
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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