500 Hillside Avenue
Alpine, NJ 07620
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Alpine Elementary School serves 148 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Alpine Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Alpine Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Alpine Elementary School's student population of 148 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
148 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Alpine Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Alpine Elementary School is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#42 out of 2221 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
10%
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Hispanic
4%
29%
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Black
3%
15%
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White
68%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
17%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
33%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 148 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 90-94% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.50 (Btm 50%)

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