Countryside Elementary School

  • Countryside Elementary School serves 313 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (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 55-59% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Countryside Elementary School's student population of 313 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students313 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Countryside Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Countryside Elementary School is 0.52, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#408 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
15%
10%
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Hispanic
5%
27%
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Black
10%
16%
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White
67%
45%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Countryside Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.520.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMount Laurel Township School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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