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Wilson Avenue Elementary School

Striving for Excellence


About Our School

Wilson Avenue School is a cooperative partnership of students, parents, staff and community working together to create an environment in which our students develop a love of learning. Inquisitiveness about the world around them and resourcefulness in meeting life’s challenges.

Unique Fact

We are the school of Performing Arts and Science with a focus on STEM/STEAM science program, grades K-8.

School Information

  • Principal

    Margarita Hernandez

  • Address

    19 Wilson Avenue
    Newark, NJ 07105

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  • Parent Liaison

    Shirley Staciuk

  • School Hours

    8:25 am - 2:55 pm

  • Uniform Colors

    Top: Yellow
    Bottom: Navy Blue

  • Before School Options

    Cost: Free
    Grades: K-3
    Start Time: 7:15 AM
    Provider: School

  • After School Options

    Cost: Free
    Grades: 1-8
    End Time: 5:30 PM
    Provider: School

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More Information

Seats Available
Seats Available in Entry Grade last Year PK: NA K: 138
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
96% 1%
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
23 14 to 1 53% 92% 32%
Number of Devices 1:1

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