75 Grovers Mill Road
Plainsboro, NJ 08536
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Millstone River School serves 967 students in grades 3-5.
Millstone River School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Students: 967 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Millstone River School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

Millstone River School's student population of 967 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 81 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
Total Students
967 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
81 teachers
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School Rankings

Millstone River School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Millstone River School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#501 out of 2221 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
78%
10%
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Hispanic
6%
31%
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Black
4%
15%
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White
10%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.38
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

School Reviews

4   1/21/2017
Millstone school is a good school to go to. I am in 4th grade and I have been here for three years (kindergarten,3rd 4th.) They have nice ativities to do and nice teachers. They have a good music department and gym is really fun but art is okay considering you don't get to do much. Like in third grade from the other school.They moved out kindergarten and moved in 3rd grade! I was the first class to be in 3rd grade!
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Dhruv

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Students: 967 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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