145 Grove Street
Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Bay Head Elementary School serves 129 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Bay Head 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Bay Head Elementary School's student population of 129 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
129 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

Bay Head Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Bay Head Elementary School is 0.17, 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
#350 out of 2221 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bay Head 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bay Head 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
5%
29%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bay Head Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bay Head Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
91%
44%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bay Head Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score
0.17
This chart display the diversity score of Bay Head Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (97-98)
2%
24%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bay Head Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 1997-98 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 129 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.17 (Btm 50%)

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