Hoover Elementary School

  • Hoover Elementary School serves 222 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Hoover Elementary School's student population of 222 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students222 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hoover Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hoover Elementary School is 0.55, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#1117 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hoover Elementary 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hoover Elementary 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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Asian
30%
10%
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Hispanic
60%
27%
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Black
5%
16%
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White
2%
45%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hoover Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.550.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBergenfield Borough School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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