Memorial Elementary School

  • Memorial Elementary School serves 531 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher 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 75% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Memorial Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) 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 35% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Memorial Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • Memorial Elementary School's student population of 531 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students531 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Memorial Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Memorial Elementary School is 0.52, 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#324 out of 2239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
24%
10%
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Hispanic
9%
29%
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Black
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15%
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White
65%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.520.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontvale Board Of Education School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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