Alexander Hamilton Elementary School

  • Alexander Hamilton Elementary School serves 271 students in grades 3-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Alexander Hamilton Elementary School operates within the Morris School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 271 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 271 students
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 10:1 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 9:1 13:1
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
10%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
31%
25%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
10%
16%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
57%
48%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
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Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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 (1987-2015)
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.
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Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
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Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

  • Morris School District's student population of 5,232 students has grown by 25% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $21,928 is higher than the state average of $21,792. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $20,345 is less than the state average of $20,672. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Morris School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed 5,232 954
Morris School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
District Total Revenue $110 MM $21 MM
Morris School District District Total Revenue (1992-2015)
District Spending $102 MM $20 MM
Morris School District District Spending (1992-2015)
District Revenue / Student $21,928 $21,792
Morris School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2015)
District Spending / Student $20,345 $20,672
Morris School District District Spending / Student (1990-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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