393 Main St
Mantua, NJ 08051
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
J. Mason Tomlin Elementary School serves 477 students in grades 4-6.
J. Mason Tomlin 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 top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (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 70% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 4-6
  • Students: 477 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

School Overview

J. Mason Tomlin Elementary School's student population of 477 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 4-6
Total Students
477 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
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School Rankings

J. Mason Tomlin 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 J. Mason Tomlin Elementary School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#848 out of 2221 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
6%
31%
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Black
5%
15%
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White
81%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.34
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5   7/19/2017
This is a great school system. Teachers and staff are excellent. Robert Miles is a great guy and an awesome principal. Justin W
- Posted by Parent - JW
5   8/8/2011
My daughter has continued to excell in her academic and sports activities since enrolling in J. Mason Tomlin.
- Posted by Parent - fllh-

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 4-6
  • Students: 477 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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