Mendham Township Elementary School

  • 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 2015-16 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 2015-16 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 2015-16 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%.

Top Placements

Mendham Township Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • Mendham Township Elementary School's student population of 336 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students336 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mendham Township Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 2,236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 9:1 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%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mendham Township Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mendham Township Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
7%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Mendham Township Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
2%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mendham Township Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
82%
46%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mendham Township Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mendham Township Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.320.43
This chart display the diversity score of Mendham Township Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mendham Township Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 1993-94 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMendham Township School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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