Lopatcong Elementary School

  • Lopatcong Elementary School serves 387 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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.
  • Lopatcong Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Lopatcong Elementary School's student population of 387 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students387 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lopatcong Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,234 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lopatcong Elementary School is 0.46, 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 School Rank (16-17)#681 out of 2234 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
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Asian
7%
10%
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Hispanic
10%
28%
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Black
11%
15%
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White
72%
44%
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Diversity Score0.460.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLopatcong Township School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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