200 Hurffville Grenloch Rd
Sewell, NJ 08080
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Hurffville Elementary School serves 492 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Hurffville Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (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 57% (which is equal to the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Hurffville Elementary School's student population of 492 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
492 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Hurffville Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Hurffville Elementary School is 0.31, 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
#996 out of 2221 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hurffville 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
10%
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Hispanic
3%
29%
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Black
8%
15%
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White
83%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.31
This chart display the diversity score of Hurffville Elementary 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
17%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hurffville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hurffville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 492 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.31 (Btm 50%)

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