New Hanover Township School

  • New Hanover Township School serves 187 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • New Hanover Township School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • New Hanover Township School's student population of 187 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students187 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Hanover Township School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,234 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Hanover Township School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1561 out of 2234 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:112:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
10%
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Hispanic
37%
28%
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Black
16%
15%
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White
34%
44%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
8%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in New Hanover Township School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.720.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Hanover Township School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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