1909 Queen Anne Dr.
Cherry Hill, NJ 08003
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Bret Harte Elementary School serves 358 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Bret Harte Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (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 76% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 358 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 76% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Bret Harte Elementary School's student population of 358 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
358 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Bret Harte Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Bret Harte Elementary School is 0.56, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#533 out of 2221 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
14%
10%
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Hispanic
9%
31%
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Black
8%
15%
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White
64%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
2%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 358 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 76% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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