Alexander Hamilton Elementary School

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

285 students

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 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 285 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
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 0.57 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
Asian
4%
9%
Hispanic
26%
24%
Black
10%
17%
White
60%
49%
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.
0.57 0.42
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%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,024 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Morris School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed 5,024 922
District Total Revenue $104 MM $20 MM
District Spending $100 MM $19 MM
District Revenue / Student $21,750 $20,414
District Spending / Student $20,920 $19,395
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 | 1513 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MorristownSussex Avenue School
    125 Sussex Ave
    MorristownNJ 07960
    (973)292-2250
    0.5 mi | 329 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • MorristownLafayette Lerning Center
    31 Hazel St
    MorristownNJ 07960
    (973)292-2222
    0.7 mi | 137 students | Gr. PK                      
  • MorristownHillcrest School
    160 Hillcrest Ave
    MorristownNJ 07960
    (973)292-2240
    0.9 mi | 315 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 | 169 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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