Memorial School

  • Memorial School serves 275 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Memorial School's student population of 275 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students275 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Memorial School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Memorial School is 0.59, 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#911 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
7%
10%
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Hispanic
56%
27%
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Black
6%
16%
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White
30%
45%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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 Score0.590.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Hackensack School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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