Mountain Way School

  • Mountain Way School serves 202 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Mountain Way School's student population of 202 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students202 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mountain Way School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mountain Way School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
12%
10%
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Hispanic
8%
28%
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Black
4%
15%
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White
75%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.420.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMorris Plains School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Morris Plains Alfred Vail School
    Grades: K-2 | 288 students
    0.2 miles
    125 Speedwell Avenue
    Morris Plains, NJ 07950
    (973)292-2080
    0.2 K-2 288
  • Morris Plains Morris Plains Borough School
    Grades: 3-8 | 368 students
    0.2 miles
    500 Speedwell Avenue
    Morris Plains, NJ 07950
    (973)538-1650
    0.2 3-8 368
  • Morristown Unity Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 242 students
    0.5 miles
    1 Evergreen Place, Suite A
    Morristown, NJ 07960
    (973)292-1808
    0.5 K-8 242
  • Morristown Morris Regional School Alternative School
    Grades: 6-8 | 4 students
    1.0 miles
    15 Jean St
    Morristown, NJ 07960
    (973)631-6410
    1.0 6-8 4
  • Morristown Sussex Avenue School
    Grades: 3-5 | 307 students
    1.0 miles
    125 Sussex Avenue
    Morristown, NJ 07960
    (973)292-2250
    1.0 3-5 307

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