Larchmont Elementary School

  • Larchmont Elementary School serves 401 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Larchmont Elementary School's student population of 401 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students401 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Larchmont Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Larchmont Elementary School is 0.71, 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#652 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Larchmont Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Larchmont Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
12%
10%
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Hispanic
13%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Larchmont Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
21%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Larchmont Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
46%
45%
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Two or more races
8%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Larchmont Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.710.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Larchmont Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Larchmont Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMount Laurel Township School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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  1.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Horrible place for kids. don't send kids there, find alternative especially if special education needed. Highly uncooperative, underqualified staff.
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Terrible experience at this school. Avoid this school; my kids attended here. The teachers are terrible. Hopefully the new principal can change things
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