Alexander Hamilton Elementary School

Tel: (973)292-2190
Grades: 3-5

259 students

Alexander Hamilton Elementary School serves 259 students in grades 3-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School operates within the Morris School District.

Overview

The student population of 259 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 259 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Students by Grade Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 12:1
Asian
5%
9%
Hispanic
25%
23%
Black
10%
17%
White
58%
51%
All Ethnic Groups Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.59 0.41
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.
28%
29%
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.
3%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,153 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
School District Name Morris School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed 4,153 983
District Total Revenue $104 MM $20 MM
Morris   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $100 MM $19 MM
Morris   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $21,750 $20,414
Morris   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $20,920 $19,395
Morris   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MorristownMorristown High School
    50 Early St
    MorristownNJ 07960
    (973)292-2000
    0.2 mi | 1351 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MorristownSussex Avenue Elementary School
    125 Sussex Ave
    MorristownNJ 07960
    (973)292-2250
    0.5 mi | 308 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • MorristownLafayette Learning Center
    Special Education School
    31 Hazel St
    MorristownNJ 07960
    (973)292-2222
    Special Education School

    0.7 mi | 80 students | Gr. PK                      
  • MorristownHillcrest Elementary School
    160 Hillcrest Ave
    MorristownNJ 07960
    (973)292-2240
    0.9 mi | 187 students | Gr. KG-2                      
  • MorristownUnity Charter School
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    1 Evergreen Place
    MorristownNJ 07960
    (973)292-1808
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    1 mi | 144 students | Gr. Pre-K-8                      

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Did You Know?
Morristown, NJ public schools have a 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. of 0.38, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.41. The most diverse school in Morristown is Lafayette Learning Center. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.