Central

400 Ridgedale Ave,

East Hanover, NJ, 07936-1492

Tel: (973)887-0358
Grades: 3-5

364 students

Central serves 364 students in grades 3-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Central operates within the East Hanover Township School District.
Overview
The student population of 364 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 52% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 364 students
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Students by Grade
School Comparison
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has increased by 7% over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
12:1
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
9%
9%
Hispanic
4%
23%
Black
1%
17%
White
84%
51%
Unknown
2%
n/a
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.29
0.66
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. n/a
29%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
n/a 6%
District Comparison
The district's student population of 1,099 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name East Hanover Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
n/a
Number of Students Managed 1,099
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District Total Revenue n/a
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District Spending n/a
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District Revenue / Student n/a
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District Spending / Student n/a
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School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hanover Park High School (1.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is East Hanover Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frank J Smith (1 miles away)
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