Lester D. Wilson Elementary School

525 County Road 513
Pittstown, NJ 08867
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Lester D. Wilson Elementary School serves 207 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Lester D. Wilson Elementary School placed 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%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Lester D. Wilson Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Lester D. Wilson Elementary School's student population of 207 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students207 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Lester D. Wilson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lester D. Wilson Elementary School is 0.26, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1224 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
10%
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Hispanic
6%
29%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
86%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.260.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlexandria Township School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lester D. Wilson Elementary School is Delaware Valley Regional High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Alexandria Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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