Belmar Elementary School serves 398 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Belmar Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower 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 44% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).
- Grades: Prekindergarten-8
- Enrollment: 398 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
- Minority Enrollment: 67%
- Overall Testing Rank: Bottom 50% in NJ
- Math Proficiency: 24% (Top 50%)
- Reading Proficiency: 44% (Btm 50%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education
Belmar Elementary School's student population of 398 students has declined by 25% over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Belmar Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Belmar Elementary School is 0.57, 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
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1183 out of 2183 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
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 Belmar Elementary School's ranking?
Belmar Elementary School is ranked #1183 out of 2,183 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while 44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).
How many students attend Belmar Elementary School?
398 students attend Belmar Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
57% of Belmar Elementary School students are Hispanic, 33% of students are White, 5% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Belmar Elementary School?
Belmar Elementary School has a student ration of 7:1, which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Belmar Elementary School offer ?
Belmar Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Belmar Elementary School part of?
Belmar Elementary School is part of Belmar Elementary School District.
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