Alexander Hamilton Elementary School

Alexander Hamilton Elementary School serves 285 students in grades 3-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% 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.

Overview

The student population of 285 students has grown by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 38% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 285 students
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 9:1 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 12:1
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
4%
9%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
26%
24%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
10%
17%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
60%
49%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Alexander Hamilton Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 (1988-2013)
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.
27%
31%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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%
6%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,024 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $21,750 is higher than the state average of $20,414. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $20,920 is higher than the state average of $19,395. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Morris School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed 5,024 922
Morris   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $104 MM $20 MM
Morris   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $100 MM $19 MM
Morris   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $21,750 $20,414
Morris   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $20,920 $19,395
Morris   School District 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 School (0.5 miles away)
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  • MorristownMorristown High School
    50 Early St
    MorristownNJ 07960
    (973)292-2000
    0.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1513 students                      
  • MorristownSussex Avenue School
    125 Sussex Ave
    MorristownNJ 07960
    (973)292-2250
    0.5 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 329 students                      
  • MorristownLafayette Lerning Center
    31 Hazel St
    MorristownNJ 07960
    (973)292-2222
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK | 137 students                      
  • MorristownHillcrest School
    160 Hillcrest Ave
    MorristownNJ 07960
    (973)292-2240
    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-2 | 315 students                      
  • MorristownUnity Charter School
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    1 Evergreen Place
    MorristownNJ 07960
    (973)292-1808
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    1 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 169 students                      

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