Mary E. Volz Elementary School

509 West Third Avenue
Runnemede, NJ 08078
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Mary E. Volz Elementary School serves 489 students in grades 4-8.
Mary E. Volz 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Mary E. Volz Elementary School's student population of 489 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students489 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Rankings

Mary E. Volz 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 Mary E. Volz Elementary School is 0.33, 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
#1662 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
10%
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Hispanic
10%
29%
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Black
3%
15%
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White
81%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.330.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRunnemede Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mary E. Volz Elementary School is Triton Regional High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bell Oaks Upper Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Aline Bingham Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Runnemede Aline Bingham Elementary School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 180 students
    0.2 miles
    100 First & Orchard Ave
    Runnemede, NJ 08078
    (856) 939-3192
    0.2 K-3 180
  • Runnemede Grade Downing Elementary School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-3 | 184 students
    0.6 miles
    3rd & Central Aves
    Runnemede, NJ 08078
    (856) 939-4036
    0.6 K-3 184
  • Bellmawr Ethel M Burke Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 275 students
    1.0 miles
    112 South Black Horse Pike
    Bellmawr, NJ 08031
    (856) 931-6362
    1 K-4 275
  • Glendora Glendora Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 244 students
    1.0 miles
    201 Station Ave
    Glendora, NJ 08029
    (856) 939-4704
    1 K-5 244
  • Runnemede Triton Regional High School Math: 20% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,093 student
    1.0 miles
    250 Schubert Ave
    Runnemede, NJ 08078
    (856) 939-4500
    1 9-12 1,093

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