2019 NJ PBSIS Certificate of Achievement; Shiny Penny Award from the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society; 2019 Kaboom Grant Recipient
|White|| 22% |
|Black|| 30% |
|Asian|| 3% |
|Hispanic|| 42% |
|American Indian or Native Alaskan|| 0% |
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander|| 0% |
|Multiracial|| 3% |
|Female|| 42.7% |
|Male|| 57.3% |
|Economically disadvantaged students|| 44% |
|Students with disabilities|| 27% |
|English learners|| 8% |
|Homeless students|| 0% |
|Students in foster care|| 0% |
|Military-connected students|| 1% |
|Migrant students|| 0% |
|Grade||Percent of total students||Students|
|Pre-K|| 8% ||50|
|Kindergarten|| 13% ||82|
|1st Grade|| 10% ||62|
|2nd Grade|| 13% ||82|
|3rd Grade|| 12% ||73|
|4th Grade|| 16% ||97|
|5th Grade|| 14% ||88|
|6th Grade|| 13% ||83|
|Incidents per year|
|Harassment, intimidation, and bullying||3|
|Days absent||Percent of students|
|0 days|| 5% |
|1 to 5 days|| 33% |
|6 to 10 days|| 31% |
|11 to 15 days|| 19% |
|Over 15 days|| 12% |
|English|| 78.7% |
|Spanish|| 14.2% |
|Other|| 3.1% |
|Portuguese|| 1.4% |
|Cree|| 1.4% |
|Polish|| 1.1% |
Learn more about Roosevelt Elementary School.
Roosevelt School, a community of teachers and learners, shall provide educational excellence, good teaching practices, and challenging inclusive programs to accommodate the unique needs of all students.
The curriculum includes Math in Focus, Writing Workshop, Literacy By Design, and Foss Science Kits.
We offer the following extra-curricular activities for our students: STEM club, Dance club, Art club, Welcome Wagon club, Helping Hands club, HEROS club, Select Chorus, Safety Patrols, Peer Mediation, Tenderheart Teddies, and a Speech and Broadcasting club.
The YMCA provides onsite before and aftercare. Other programs offer busing to off-site locations for aftercare.
PLC meetings, Staff meetings, Department meetings, and other professional learning opportunities are available to staff members.
Roosevelt School support services include homework help, ESL, ICS, Resource Room, Orton Gillingham, Speech, Counseling, and other Special Ed. services if eligible such as OT and PT.
Roosevelt School offers a breakfast program for all students. Students have physical education at least once per week and recess daily.
Our PTA is active and organizes many fundraisers and school events. We also hold Family Math, Science, Writing, and Reading Nights.
Roosevelt School was built in 1925. There have been two additions, 1960 and 2000. The building has a library, art room, gymnasium, and two cafeterias. The building has an elevator.
Roosevelt School has cameras and a common area paraprofessional to ensure student and staff safety. We conduct safety drills monthly.
We currently have iPads in K-2nd grade, Chromebook carts in 3rd-6th grade, and various grades have SmartBoards, Document Cameras, and Epson Projectors. We use Razz Kids and Achieve 3000 as supplemental tools.
We offer a full-day PreK and Kindergarten program.