East Amwell Township Elementary School

  • East Amwell Township Elementary School serves 364 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 61% (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 69% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • East Amwell Township Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 54%.

Top Placements

East Amwell Township Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • East Amwell Township Elementary School's student population of 364 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students364 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Amwell Township Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 10:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Amwell Township Elementary School is 0.25, which is less 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#505 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
10%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in East Amwell Township Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
2%
16%
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White
86%
46%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Amwell Township Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.250.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East Amwell Township Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Amwell Township School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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