Alexander Hamilton Elementary School

Tel: (973)292-2190
Grades 3-5
302 students
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School serves 302 students in grades 3 - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School operates within the Morris School District.

School Overview

The student population of 302 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 302 students
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 13:1
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
9%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
30%
24%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
10%
16%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
58%
49%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School White Students (1989-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.57 0.42
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
30%
32%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
5%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Morris School District's student population of 5,104 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $21,119 is higher than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has declined by 18% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $21,028 is higher than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District Name Morris School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed 5,104 918
Morris   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $104 MM $20 MM
Morris   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $103 MM $20 MM
Morris   School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $21,119 $19,116
Morris   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $21,028 $19,190
Morris   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Morristown High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Frelinghuysen Middle School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sussex Avenue School (0.5 miles away)
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    0.2 miles
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    (973)292-2000
    0.29-121595
  • MorristownSussex Avenue School
    Grades: 3-5 | 329 students
    0.5 miles
    125 Sussex Ave
    MorristownNJ 07960
    (973)292-2250
    0.53-5329
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    0.7 miles
    31 Hazel St
    MorristownNJ 07960
    (973)292-2222
    0.7PK144
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    Grades: KG-2 | 321 students
    0.9 miles
    160 Hillcrest Ave
    MorristownNJ 07960
    (973)292-2240
    0.9KG-2321
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    1 miles
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    MorristownNJ 07960
    (973)292-1808
    1PK-8169

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