Hillsborough Elementary School

Tel: (908)874-4777
Grades: KG-4

524 students

Hillsborough Elementary School serves 524 students in grades KG-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Hillsborough Elementary School operates within the Hillsborough Township School District.

Overview

The student population of 524 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 41% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 524 students
Hillsborough Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Hillsborough Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Hillsborough Elementary School 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 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 12:1
Hillsborough Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
20%
9%
Hillsborough Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
6%
23%
Hillsborough Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
5%
17%
Hillsborough Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
66%
51%
Hillsborough Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.52 0.66
Hillsborough Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
4%
29%
Hillsborough Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2012)
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.
2%
6%
Hillsborough Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,316 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Hillsborough Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed 7,316 919
Hillsborough Township School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $113 MM $20 MM
Hillsborough Township School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $110 MM $19 MM
Hillsborough Township School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,900 $20,414
Hillsborough Township School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,565 $19,395
Hillsborough Township School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hillsborough High School (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hillsborough Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Triangle Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hillsborough Hillsborough High School
    466 Raider Blvd
    Hillsborough , NJ , 08844
    (908)874-4200
    0.7  mi  |  2421  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Hillsborough Triangle Elementary School
    156 So Triangle Rd
    Hillsborough , NJ , 08844
    (908)874-3470
    0.8  mi  |  419  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Hillsborough Hillsborough Middle School
    260 Triangle Rd
    Hillsborough , NJ , 08844
    (908)874-3420
    1  mi  |  1135  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Somerville Auten Road School
    281 Auten Rd
    Somerville , NJ , 08844
    (908)371-1690
    1.4  mi  |  1101  students  |  Gr.  5-6
  • Hillsborough Sunnymead Elementary School
    55 Sunnymead Rd
    Hillsborough , NJ , 08844
    (908)722-4747
    2.6  mi  |  389  students  |  Gr.  KG-4

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