Memorial School

  • Memorial School serves 368 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Memorial School's student population of 368 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students368 students
This chart display total students of Memorial School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Memorial School
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Memorial School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Memorial School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Memorial School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Memorial School is 0.51, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. 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--
Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Memorial School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
9%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Memorial School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
25%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Memorial School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Memorial School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
65%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Memorial School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Memorial School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.510.43
This chart display the diversity score of Memorial School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Memorial School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Memorial School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTotowa Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Paterson John P. Holland Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 207 students
    0.6 miles
    190 Oliver Street
    Paterson, NJ 07501
    (973)345-2212
    0.6 K-8 207
  • Little Falls Beatrice Gilmore School
    Grades: 3-4 | 244 students
    0.8 miles
    1075 Mcbride Avenue
    Little Falls, NJ 07424
    (973)317-7740
    0.8 3-4 244
  • Paterson School 29
    Grades: K-4 | 290 students
    0.8 miles
    88 Danforth Avenue
    Paterson, NJ 07501
    (973)321-0290
    0.8 K-4 290
  • Little Falls Memorial Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 511 students
    0.9 miles
    15 Memorial Drive
    Little Falls, NJ 07424
    (973)317-7750
    0.9 5-8 511
  • Little Falls Charles Olbon School
    Grades: K-2 | 354 students
    1.1 miles
    50 Lincoln Lane
    Little Falls, NJ 07424
    (973)317-7730
    1.1 K-2 354

School Reviews

Review Memorial School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
As the school year kicks into full swing, we examine the many fees and other hidden costs lurking in a “free” public education today.
Being a parent is never easy, but some children are more challenging than others. If you're concerned that your child's behavioral issues might be more than just temporary, consider whether an alternative school might be the next move.
All students deserve to have an equal chance at academic success but not every student learns in the same way. Alternative schools provide students with unique challenges or abilities an opportunity to succeed in a different educational setting. Keep reading to learn more about alternative schools and their impact on college admissions.