Mendham Township Elementary School

18 West Main Street, Po Box 51

Brookside, NJ 07926
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (973)543-7107
  • Mendham Township Elementary School serves 336 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Mendham Township Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 54%.
  • Mendham Township Elementary School operates within the Mendham Township School District.

Top Placements (New Jersey)

Mendham Township Elementary School is Listed among the top public schools in New Jersey for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 1%)

School Overview

  • Mendham Township Elementary School's student population of 336 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students336 students
Mendham Township Elementary School Total Students (1988-2016)
Gender %Mendham Township Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Mendham Township Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeMendham Township Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Mendham Township Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 2236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mendham Township Elementary School is 0.32, which is less 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
40%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
50%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
Mendham Township Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
7%
10%
Mendham Township Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2016)
Hispanic
4%
26%
Mendham Township Elementary School Black Students (1990-2016)
Black
2%
16%
Mendham Township Elementary School Black Students (1993-2016)
White
82%
46%
Mendham Township Elementary School White Students (1988-2016)
Two or more races
5%
2%
Mendham Township Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsMendham Township Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.320.43
Mendham Township Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
33%
Mendham Township Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-1994)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Mendham Township Elementary School is Mendham Township School District, which is ranked within the top 1% of all 656 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Mendham Township School District's student population of 708 students has decreased by 9% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $22,841 is higher than the state average of $20,569. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $22,103 is higher than the state average of $20,942. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
    School District NameMendham Township School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    2
    2
    Number of Students Managed708921
    Mendham Township School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    86%
    40%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    93%
    50%
    District Total Revenue$18 MM$19 MM
    District Spending$17 MM$19 MM
    District Revenue / Student$22,841$20,569
    District Spending / Student$22,103$20,942
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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