Alexander Hamilton

  • Alexander Hamilton serves 307 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Alexander Hamilton's student population of 307 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students307 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alexander Hamilton's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alexander Hamilton is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#823 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
43%
27%
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Black
10%
16%
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White
46%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alexander Hamilton.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.600.44
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alexander Hamilton and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMorris School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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