Ho-ho-kus Public School

70 Lloyd Road
Ho Ho Kus, NJ 07423
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Ho-ho-kus Public School serves 599 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Ho-ho-kus Public 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 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 83% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 87% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Ho-ho-kus Public School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

Ho-ho-kus Public School's student population of 599 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
599 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Ho-ho-kus Public School is ranked within the top 5% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ho-ho-kus Public School is 0.32, 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 Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#53 out of 2221 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ho-ho-kus Public School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ho-ho-kus Public School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
10%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ho-ho-kus Public School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
29%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ho-ho-kus Public School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ho-ho-kus Public School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 1993-94 school year data.
White
82%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ho-ho-kus Public School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ho-ho-kus Public School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score
0.32
This chart display the diversity score of Ho-ho-kus Public School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
33%
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

School Reviews

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The academic program is not rigorous at all and students are not disciplined. The extracurricular activities are limited except for an exquisite art program. Middle school and lunchroom have updated facilities. The rest of the school has a much older classrooms.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 599 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 83% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 87% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.32 (Btm 50%)

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