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 12:1.
  • 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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students271 students
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender %Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeAlexander Hamilton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
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)
All Ethnic GroupsAlexander Hamilton Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ 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.
0.570.68
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
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.
30%
31%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
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%
5%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Morris School District's student population of 5,232 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $20,665 is higher than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $20,576 is higher than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameMorris School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed5,232954
Morris School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
District Total Revenue$104 MM$20 MM
Morris School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$103 MM$20 MM
Morris School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$20,665$19,116
Morris School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$20,576$19,190
Morris School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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