Elysian third and sixth grade students participated in the Morgan Book project and were recognized in several categories for their exceptional work.
|White|| 70% |
|Black|| 4% |
|Asian|| 9% |
|Hispanic|| 14% |
|American Indian or Native Alaskan|| 0% |
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander|| 0% |
|Multiracial|| 2% |
|Female|| 45.2% |
|Male|| 54.8% |
|Economically disadvantaged students|| 9% |
|Students with disabilities|| 18% |
|English learners|| 3% |
|Homeless students|| 0% |
|Students in foster care|| 0% |
|Military-connected students|| 0% |
|Migrant students|| 0% |
|Grade||Percent of total students||Students|
|Kindergarten|| 11% ||32|
|1st Grade|| 11% ||32|
|2nd Grade|| 11% ||32|
|3rd Grade|| 11% ||33|
|4th Grade|| 11% ||32|
|5th Grade|| 11% ||33|
|6th Grade|| 11% ||32|
|7th Grade|| 11% ||32|
|8th Grade|| 11% ||32|
|Incidents per year|
|Harassment, intimidation, and bullying||1|
|Days absent||Percent of students|
|0 days|| 7% |
|1 to 5 days|| 38% |
|6 to 10 days|| 38% |
|11 to 15 days|| 13% |
|Over 15 days|| 4% |
|English|| 91.7% |
|Hebrew|| 2.4% |
|Spanish|| 2.1% |
|Other|| 1.7% |
|Japanese|| 1.0% |
|French|| 1.0% |
Learn more about Elysian Charter School of Hoboken.
To build an active community of lifelong learners, provide a safe and nurturing environment, and educate each and every child to his or her fullest potential. All students will explore, understand, and analyze the human and natural environments that are significant to students at different stages of development.
Our approach to teaching reading and writing is based upon the Teachers' College Reading and Writing Project. K to 5 math is based upon the Bridges program, while in 6 to 8 we use Connected Math. Science is taught using a hands-on approach aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards.
Basketball (Boys & Girls)
We offer a before school early drop off program as well as an after school program that runs until 6:00 p.m. The after school program consists of ouside play time, homework help and activities.
Elysian has an active PTSO that organizes events for children. There is also a Friends of Elysian group that fund raises to help with our expenses.
Elysian is located in a building with up-to-date climate control. There is a dedicated art room, music room and gymnasium.
Elysian follows all rules and regulations mandated by the NJDOE. There are monthly safety drills. The director is a School Safety Specialist. The school is equipped with a state of the art alarm system and cameras on every floor.
Laptops are available for all grade 4 -8th grade students to use to integrate technology into learning. Classes are equipped with large screen monitors. STEM is integrated into all grades for science instruction.
Elysian students are accepted by lottery. There are two classes per grade. There are over 500 applications for kindergarten yearly. Communication is weekly with a newsletter that goes to the entire school community.