707 Limecrest Rd, (andover Tow
Newton, NJ 07860
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Long Pond School serves 220 students in grades 5-8.
Long Pond 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Long Pond School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Long Pond School's student population of 220 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
220 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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School Rankings

Long Pond School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Long Pond School is 0.30, 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 Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#720 out of 2221 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
3%
10%
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Hispanic
12%
29%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
83%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.30
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 220 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.30 (Btm 50%)

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