Memorial Elementary School

  • Memorial Elementary School serves 493 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 68% (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 69% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Memorial Elementary School's student population of 493 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students493 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Memorial Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Memorial Elementary School is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#376 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
31%
10%
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Hispanic
4%
27%
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Black
4%
16%
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White
58%
45%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Memorial Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.570.44
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Brunswick Township School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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