Atlantic Highlands Elementary School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
140 First Avenue
Atlantic Highlands, NJ 07716
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Atlantic Highlands Elementary School serves 318 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Atlantic Highlands Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Atlantic Highlands Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Atlantic Highlands Elementary School's student population of 318 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students318 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Atlantic Highlands Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Atlantic Highlands Elementary School is 0.22, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#326 out of 2239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
7%
29%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
88%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.220.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAtlantic Highlands School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Atlantic Highlands Elementary School is Henry Hudson Regional School (3.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bayshore Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Navesink Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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School Reviews

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I highly recommend this school. It is like a private school but is a pubic school. The teachers and support staff of Atlantic Highlands is a warming caring group of individuals. They go out of their way to meet the needs of all their students and parents. It is very rare to find a group of individuals work so well together and they treat all the children with love and laughter.
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