Applegarth Elementary School

  • Applegarth Elementary School serves 364 students in grades 4-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 83% (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 83% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Applegarth Elementary School's student population of 364 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 130% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students364 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Applegarth Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 35:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Applegarth Elementary School is 0.44, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. 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#143 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Applegarth Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Applegarth Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:112:1
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Asian
72%
10%
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Hispanic
5%
27%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
21%
45%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Applegarth Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.440.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Applegarth Elementary School 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 NameMonroe Township School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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