Deane-porter Elementary School

  • Deane-porter Elementary School serves 410 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90-94% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Deane-porter Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 54%.

Top Placements

Deane-porter Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 1%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 1%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 5%)

School Overview

  • Deane-porter Elementary School's student population of 410 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students410 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Deane-porter Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Deane-porter Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 2,236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Deane-porter Elementary School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Deane-porter Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
1%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Deane-porter Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Deane-porter Elementary School and the percentage of Black students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
98%
46%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Deane-porter Elementary School and the percentage of White students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Deane-porter Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.040.43
This chart display the diversity score of Deane-porter Elementary School and the average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Deane-porter Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 1997-98 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRumson Borough School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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