Hawes Elementary School

  • Hawes Elementary School serves 407 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (which is higher 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 85% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hawes Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Hawes Elementary School's student population of 407 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students407 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hawes Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hawes Elementary School is 0.60, 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 School Rank#89 out of 2239 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
32%
10%
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Hispanic
8%
28%
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Black
n/a
15%
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White
54%
44%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score0.600.70
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hawes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRidgewood Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Hawes Elementary School is Hearing Impaired (0.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Paramus Hearing Impaired Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 130 students
    0.0 miles
    540 Farview Avenue
    Paramus, NJ 07652
    (201)343-6000
    0.0 PK-12 130
  • Glen Rock Clara E Coleman School
    Grades: PK-5 | 307 students
    0.6 miles
    100 Pinelynn Rd
    Glen Rock, NJ 07452
    (201)445-7700
    0.6 PK-5 307
  • Paramus Applied Technology High School Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 90 students
    1.0 miles
    400 Paramus Road
    Paramus, NJ 07652
    (201)343-6000
    1.0 9-12 90
  • Glen Rock Glen Rock High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 756 students
    1.0 miles
    400 Hamilton Avenue
    Glen Rock, NJ 07452
    (201)445-7700
    1.0 9-12 756
  • Glen Rock Glen Rock Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 578 students
    1.0 miles
    600 Harristown Road
    Glen Rock, NJ 07452
    (201)445-7700
    1.0 6-8 578

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