Colonial Road School

749 Colonial Road
Franklin Lakes, NJ 07417
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Colonial Road School serves 259 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Colonial Road School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Colonial Road School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Colonial Road School's student population of 259 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students259 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Colonial Road School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Colonial Road School is 0.33, 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
#326 out of 2239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
10%
10%
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Hispanic
4%
29%
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Black
4%
15%
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White
81%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.330.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Colonial Road School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFranklin Lakes School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Colonial Road School is Indian Hills High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Franklin Avenue Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dogwood Hill Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oakland Indian Hills High School Math: 48% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,109 student
    0.7 miles
    97 Yawpo Ave
    Oakland, NJ 07436
    (201) 337-0100
    0.7 9-12 1,109
  • Oakland Dogwood Hill Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 241 students
    1.1 miles
    25 Dogwood Dr
    Oakland, NJ 07436
    (201) 337-5822
    1.1 K-5 241
  • Franklin Lakes Franklin Avenue Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 415 students
    1.2 miles
    755 Franklin Avenue
    Franklin Lakes, NJ 07417
    (201) 891-0202
    1.2 6-8 415
  • Oakland Valley Middle School Math: 61% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 556 students
    1.4 miles
    71 Oak St
    Oakland, NJ 07436
    (201) 337-8185
    1.4 6-8 556
  • Oakland Heights Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 327 students
    1.5 miles
    114 Seminole Ave
    Oakland, NJ 07436
    (201) 337-4147
    1.5 PK-5 327

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