Bay Head Elementary School

145 Grove Street
Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Bay Head Elementary School serves 129 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Bay Head Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 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 Placements

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

School Overview

Bay Head Elementary School's student population of 129 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students129 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Bay Head Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#161 out of 2239 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
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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%
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White
91%
44%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.170.70
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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%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBay Head Borough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bay Head Elementary School is Point Pleasant Borough High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Memorial Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nellie F. Bennett Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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