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Grover Cleveland Elementary School

Creating GREAT Scholars for a GREAT Community


About Our School

Cleveland Avenue Elementary School’s mission is to provide our students with the academic tools such as critical thinking and problem solving. Students learn positive social interaction skills that they need to succeed in high school, college and the global society.

Unique Fact

Cleveland School offers robust ENCORE program such as: Art, World Language, Physical Education, and Music.

School Information

  • Principal

    Yakima Jackson

  • Address

    388 Bergen Street
    Newark, NJ 07108

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  • Parent Liaison

    Francheska Olivo

  • School Hours

    8:25 am - 2:55 pm

  • Uniform Colors

    Top: Navy Blue
    Bottom: Khaki

  • Before School Options

    Cost: Free
    Grades: PK-8
    Start Time: 7:30 AM
    Provider: School

  • After School Options

    Cost: Free
    Grades: PK-8
    End Time: 5:30 PM
    Provider: School

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More Information

Seats Available
Seats Available in Entry Grade last Year PK: 30 K: 66
Percentage of Applicants Who Listed This School
1st and Were Matched to this School Last Year
School Attendance
Average Daily Attendance Last School Year Percentage of Students Chronically Absent Last School Year
90% 38%
School Data
Average Section Size Student to Teacher Ratio Teachers with 5 or more years of experience Retention of Effective and Highly Effective Teachers Percentage of Teachers with Advanced Degrees
12 10 to 1 71% 1% 56%
Number of Devices 1:1

For more information on school performance, please see the NJDOE’s website: www.nj.gov/education/data