Land O'pines Elementary School

  • Land O'pines Elementary School serves 518 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 36%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 62% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 47%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Land O'pines Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Land O'pines Elementary School's student population of 518 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students518 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Land O'pines Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Land O'pines Elementary School is 0.45, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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Asian
4%
10%
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Hispanic
17%
27%
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Black
1%
16%
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White
72%
45%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score0.450.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHowell Township Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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