Grant Elementary School is located in South Plainfield, NJ and is one of 5 elementary schools in South Plainfield School District. It is a public school that serves 542 students in grades 5-6.
Grant Elementary School did not make AYP in 2011. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of New Jersey in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Grant Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Grant Elementary School had 25% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. New Jersey had 32% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
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South Plainfield District Spending
The South Plainfield spends $13,764 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 60% on instruction, 36% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about South Plainfield District
In 2011, Grant Elementary School had 14 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The New Jersey average is 13 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
The Education.com TestRating is a number (1-10) calculated by Education.com that provides an overview of a school’s test performance for a given year, by comparing the school’s state standardized test results to those of other schools in the same state. For New Jersey, the TestRating is calculated using a school's 2011 NJ ASK Results and HSPA Results for all subjects tested.more...