Central Elementary School

  • Central Elementary School serves 299 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Central Elementary School's student population of 299 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students299 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Central Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Elementary School is 0.43, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#471 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Central 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Central 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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Asian
19%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Central Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
27%
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Black
1%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Central Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
73%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Central Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.430.43
This chart display the diversity score of Central Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Hanover Township School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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