South Street Elementary School

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151 South St

Newark, NJ 07114

(973) 465-4880

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 340

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for South Street Elementary School

The staff at South Street School are very involved with our kids. They have such great educators here. We didnt even know about this school until it was time for my daughter to go to kindergarten because the schools nearby were overcrowded. However, Im happy that they were. Lastly, Security staff is ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/13/15

My son is in pre k, his teacher won't let him drink water, did not let him eat his snack because he di not want to rest. Thats an absurd! I am currently looking for another school to enroll him in

Posted by a parent on 10/28/14

Our First Grader is reading, writing, and doing math at higher than grade level and we are impressed with her progress this year. Compliments to school and staff for producing great results in student satisfaction and performance. Proud Grandparents Mike and Gayle Engle

Posted by a other on 03/24/14

The building is very old. Do not have any extra-curricular activities or programs. Have very good teachers, but not all. Admininstration does not care about discipline or bullying. I do not know what she is talking about character teaching....... Parent involvement is close to zero. Its the worst school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/31/13

My girl went in this school last year. The building is really old and there are no good teachers ! Her graduation cerimony was a messy! There aren't place to sit, and I couldn't even take a picture of her.

Posted by a parent on 08/27/13

Our school received an award of $100,000 because our students have attained AYP (Acceptable Yearly Progress) for several years consistently.

Posted by a teacher on 04/26/09

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Test scores for South Street Elementary School

NJ ASK* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
South Street Elementary School
Newark Public Schools
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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Newark schools — South Street Elementary School is located at 151 South St, Newark NJ 07114. 151 South St is in the 07114 ZIP code in Newark, NJ The school district for South Street Elementary School is the Newark Public Schools. South Street Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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