Ann Blanche Smith

1000 Hillsdale Ave
Hillsdale, NJ 07642
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Ann Blanche Smith serves 276 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Ann Blanche Smith placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 26%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 276 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ann Blanche Smith ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

Ann Blanche Smith's student population of 276 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
Total Students
276 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Ann Blanche Smith is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,183 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Ann Blanche Smith is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#677 out of 2183 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
26%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
10%
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Hispanic
25%
32%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
64%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ann Blanche Smith's ranking?
Ann Blanche Smith is ranked #677 out of 2,183 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
What schools are Ann Blanche Smith often compared to?
Ann Blanche Smithis often viewed alongside schools like Alpine Elementary School, Roberge Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).
How many students attend Ann Blanche Smith?
276 students attend Ann Blanche Smith.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
64% of Ann Blanche Smith students are White, 25% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ann Blanche Smith?
Ann Blanche Smith has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ann Blanche Smith offer ?
Ann Blanche Smith offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-4
What school district is Ann Blanche Smith part of?
Ann Blanche Smith is part of Hillsdale School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 276 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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