Macafee Road School

  • Macafee Road School serves 418 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Macafee Road 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 54%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Macafee Road School's student population of 418 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students418 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Macafee Road School is ranked within the bottom 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 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Macafee Road School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#1328 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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Asian
18%
10%
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Hispanic
16%
26%
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Black
44%
16%
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White
19%
46%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.720.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFranklin Township Public School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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