J Harold Van Zant

  • J Harold Van Zant serves 519 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 55-59% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • J Harold Van Zant placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • J Harold Van Zant's student population of 519 students has grown by 38% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students519 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • J Harold Van Zant is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,234 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of J Harold Van Zant is 0.37, 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 (16-17)#861 out of 2234 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
8%
10%
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Hispanic
5%
28%
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Black
6%
15%
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White
79%
44%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.370.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEvesham Township School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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