James A Cotten Intermediate School

80 Martin Luther King Jr. Pkwy
Willingboro, NJ 08046
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 535 students in grades 5-6, James A Cotten Intermediate School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 5% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 26%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-6
  • Enrollment: 535 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : Bottom 50% in NJ
  • : 5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

School Overview

James A Cotten Intermediate School's student population of 535 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-6
Total Students
535 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

James A Cotten Intermediate School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,183 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of James A Cotten Intermediate School is 0.44, 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.
This School
State Level (NJ)
#1855 out of 2183 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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5%
26%
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32%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
11:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
20%
32%
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Black
72%
15%
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White
4%
40%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.44
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is James A Cotten Intermediate School's ranking?
James A Cotten Intermediate School is ranked #1855 out of 2,183 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while 32% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).
How many students attend James A Cotten Intermediate School?
535 students attend James A Cotten Intermediate School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
72% of James A Cotten Intermediate School students are Black, 20% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of James A Cotten Intermediate School?
James A Cotten Intermediate School has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does James A Cotten Intermediate School offer ?
James A Cotten Intermediate School offers enrollment in grades 5-6
What school district is James A Cotten Intermediate School part of?
James A Cotten Intermediate School is part of Willingboro Public School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-6
  • Enrollment: 535 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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