Byram Lakes Elementary School

11 Mansfield Drive
Stanhope, NJ 07874
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Byram Lakes Elementary School serves 427 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Byram Lakes Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is approximately equal to the New Jersey state average of 26%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 427 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Byram Lakes Elementary School's student population of 427 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
427 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Byram Lakes Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Byram Lakes Elementary School is 0.31, 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
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#854 out of 2183 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
26%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
12%
32%
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Black
3%
15%
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White
82%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.31
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
1%
4%
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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 Byram Lakes Elementary School's ranking?
Byram Lakes Elementary School is ranked #854 out of 2,183 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
What schools are Byram Lakes Elementary School often compared to?
Byram Lakes Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Helen Morgan School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).
How many students attend Byram Lakes Elementary School?
427 students attend Byram Lakes Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
82% of Byram Lakes Elementary School students are White, 12% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Black, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Byram Lakes Elementary School?
Byram Lakes Elementary School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Byram Lakes Elementary School offer ?
Byram Lakes Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4
What school district is Byram Lakes Elementary School part of?
Byram Lakes Elementary School is part of Byram Township School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 427 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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