Memorial

  • Memorial serves 419 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Memorial placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Memorial's student population of 419 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students419 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Memorial is ranked within the top 20% 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 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Memorial is 0.71, which is more 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)#225 out of 2234 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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Asian
20%
10%
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Hispanic
31%
28%
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Black
10%
15%
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White
39%
44%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Memorial. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.710.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Memorial and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMaywood School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Maywood Maywood Avenue School
    Grades: 4-8 | 561 students
    0.7 miles
    452 Maywood Ave
    Maywood, NJ 07607
    (201)845-9114
    0.7 4-8 561
  • Maywood Maywood Campus Special Education School
    Grades: PK-5 | 171 students
    0.8 miles
    404 Maywood Avenue
    Maywood, NJ 07607
    (201)845-8818
    0.8 PK-5 171
  • Rochelle Park Midland School #1
    Grades: PK-8 | 477 students
    0.9 miles
    300 Rochelle Ave
    Rochelle Park, NJ 07662
    (201)843-3120
    0.9 PK-8 477
  • Paramus Paramus High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1242 students
    1.1 miles
    99 East Century Road
    Paramus, NJ 07652
    (201)261-7800
    1.1 9-12 1242
  • Hackensack Fairmount
    Grades: PK-4 | 594 students
    1.2 miles
    105 Grand Avenue
    Hackensack, NJ 07601
    (201)646-7890
    1.2 PK-4 594

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