Dr. Joyanne D. Miller Elementary School

  • Dr. Joyanne D. Miller Elementary School serves 1,124 students in grades 4-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (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% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Dr. Joyanne D. Miller Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the New Jersey state average of 56%.

Top Placements

Dr. Joyanne D. Miller Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • Dr. Joyanne D. Miller Elementary School's student population of 1,124 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 90 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students1,124 students
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Total Classroom Teachers90 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dr. Joyanne D. Miller Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,234 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dr. Joyanne D. Miller Elementary School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1167 out of 2234 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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Asian
13%
10%
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Hispanic
28%
28%
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Black
10%
15%
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White
44%
44%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dr. Joyanne D. Miller Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.710.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dr. Joyanne D. Miller Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEgg Harbor Township School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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