Harmony Township School

  • Harmony Township School serves 253 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Harmony Township 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Harmony Township School's student population of 253 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students253 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harmony Township School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Harmony Township School is 0.10, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank#1374 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
2%
29%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
95%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.100.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarmony Township School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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