Jordan Road Elementary School

129 Jordan Road
Somers Point, NJ 08244
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 420 students in grades 4-8, Jordan Road Elementary 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 10% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 26%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 4-8
  • Enrollment: 420 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • : Bottom 50% in NJ
  • : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Jordan Road Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Jordan Road Elementary School's student population of 420 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 4-8
Total Students
420 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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School Rankings

Jordan Road Elementary 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 Jordan Road Elementary School is 0.69, 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)
#1650 out of 2183 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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10%
26%
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37%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
11:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
36%
32%
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Black
14%
15%
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White
40%
40%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.69
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Jordan Road Elementary School's ranking?
Jordan Road Elementary School is ranked #1650 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?
10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while 37% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).
How many students attend Jordan Road Elementary School?
420 students attend Jordan Road Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
40% of Jordan Road Elementary School students are White, 36% of students are Hispanic, 14% of students are Black, 7% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Jordan Road Elementary School?
Jordan Road Elementary School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Jordan Road Elementary School offer ?
Jordan Road Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 4-8
What school district is Jordan Road Elementary School part of?
Jordan Road Elementary School is part of Somers Point School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 4-8
  • Enrollment: 420 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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