Leroy Gordon Cooper Elementary School

  • Leroy Gordon Cooper Elementary School serves 243 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 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Leroy Gordon Cooper Elementary School's student population of 243 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students243 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Leroy Gordon Cooper Elementary 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 0.67, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. 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#932 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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Asian
17%
10%
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Hispanic
18%
27%
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Black
11%
16%
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White
51%
45%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.670.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOld Bridge Township School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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