Number 24 Elementary School

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220 Virginia Ave

Jersey City, NJ 07304

(201) 915-6510

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 800

Students Per Teacher: 8

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Number 24 Elementary School

I was a student I remember a teacher called Mr. Davis use to metanlly break me down I remember how horrible he made it for me to go to school and he would do it I front of other teachers and they wouldn't do anything . It's sad to know that after 15 years that school still hasn't changed

Posted by a other on 11/08/13

I have to say I don't give this school any stars. I've had nothing but horrible experiences with my 3 children attending this school. My daugther then in 3rd Grade was hurt really bad in gym class a fellow student rammed into her extremely hurt and on purpose nontheless. He knocked her unconscious and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/15/10

Well my son started PS24 last year in 5th grade coming out of private school. He hated it, had 2 fights within the 1st 4 months, 1 suspension and hated everyone and everything about it. He's never fought or been suspended for anything. I must say that the principal and staff are really trying to work ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/04/10

This school's got a bad rep, but my experience here has been fine. I was scared to send my kid here, but so far she's had a positive learning experience.

Posted by a parent on 12/11/09

Great staff, but obviously poor parenting. The other reviews aren't fair to the warm and caring staff of PS 24. The trouble is this school is zoned to the worst low income housing around (the system fails again). The troubled children are not of any one race dispite the fact that the school is predominately ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/09/05

THIS SCHOOL IS NOT GOOD. Before I transfered my child into the program, I phoned and talked to a staff member. The staff memeber was very honest and said the children there were tough, the environment was tense. Having little choice, I sent my child to ps 24 within 3 weeks he had had 3 fights which ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/24/05

I am very disturbed by the quality of educators that they have set forth in this school. There are many teachers in the classroom who are not certified teachers. Also, the non-certified teachers have been working there for a couple of years and still have not gotten their certification. As a parent, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/24/04

Unfortunately I was forced to transfer my son from PS 30 to this school due to our moving to a new address. In his old school, I was used to have a very active envolvement with his school activities, and great comunication with his teachers. However, in PS 24 I honestly believe his teacher lack vocation ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/21/04

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Test scores for Number 24 Elementary School

NJ ASK* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Number 24 Elementary School
Jersey City School District
New Jersey
* In 2011-2012 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Jersey City schools — Number 24 Elementary School is located at 220 Virginia Ave, Jersey City NJ 07304. 220 Virginia Ave is in the 07304 ZIP code in Jersey City, NJ The school district for Number 24 Elementary School is the Jersey City School District. Number 24 Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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