Elmer (Closed 2011)

The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≥90% (which was higher than the New Jersey state average of 73%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 80-89% (which was higher than the New Jersey state average of 69%).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
Total Students (09-10)
95 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
(09-10)
≥90%
73%
(09-10)
80-89%
69%
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
11:1
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American Indian
(09-10)
n/a
n/a
Asian
(09-10)
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Elmer and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
(09-10)
3%
21%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Elmer and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Black
(09-10)
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Elmer and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
White
(09-10)
94%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Elmer and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hawaiian
(09-10)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
(09-10)
2%
n/a
n/a
This chart display the diversity score of Elmer and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (09-10)
19%
26%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Elmer and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (09-10)
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Elmer and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School District Name
Elmer Borough School District
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≥90% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 73% NJ state average), while 80-89% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 69% NJ state average).
How many students attend Elmer?
95 students attend Elmer.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
94% of Elmer students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What grades does Elmer offer ?
Elmer offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-4
What school district is Elmer part of?
Elmer is part of Elmer Borough School District.

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