Leroy Gordon Cooper Elementary School

  • Leroy Gordon Cooper Elementary School serves 236 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 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 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Leroy Gordon Cooper 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 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 54%.

School Overview

  • Leroy Gordon Cooper Elementary School's student population of 236 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students236 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Leroy Gordon Cooper Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Leroy Gordon Cooper Elementary School is 0.61, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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Asian
14%
10%
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Hispanic
18%
26%
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Black
9%
16%
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White
58%
46%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.610.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Leroy Gordon Cooper Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOld Bridge Township School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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