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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 10 public schools managed by MORRIS School District serving 5,224 students in Morristown, New Jersey.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Jersey state average of 55%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the state average of 12:1.

MORRIS School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Morristown Alexander Hamilton
    24 Mills Street
    Morristown, NJ 07960
    (973)292-2190

    Grades: 3-5 | 307 students
  • Morris Plains Alfred Vail School
    125 Speedwell Avenue
    Morris Plains, NJ 07950
    (973)292-2080

    Grades: K-2 | 305 students
  • Morristown Frelinghuysen Middle School
    West Hanover Avenue
    Morristown, NJ 07960
    (973)292-2200

    Grades: 6-8 | 1121 students
  • Morristown Hillcrest School
    160 Hillcrest Avenue
    Morristown, NJ 07960
    (973)292-2240

    Grades: PK-2 | 297 students
  • Morristown Lafayette Lerning Center
    31 Hazel Street
    Morristown, NJ 07960
    (973)292-2222

    Grades: PK | 113 students
  • Morristown Morristown High School
    50 Early Street
    Morristown, NJ 07960
    (973)292-2000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1828 students
  • Morristown Normandy Park School
    19a Normandy Parkway
    Morristown, NJ 07960
    (973)889-7690

    Grades: K-5 | 333 students
  • Morristown Sussex Avenue School
    125 Sussex Avenue
    Morristown, NJ 07960
    (973)292-2250

    Grades: 3-5 | 312 students
  • Morristown Thomas Jefferson School
    James Street & Ogden Place
    Morristown, NJ 07960
    (973)292-2090

    Grades: 3-5 | 308 students
  • Convent Station Woodland School
    51 Johnston Drive
    Convent Station, NJ 07961
    (973)292-2230

    Grades: K-2 | 300 students

Overview

School District NameMORRIS School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students5,224 students
# of Teachers437 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
# of Male Students2,648 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students2,576 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.62
# of American Indian Students5 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students221 students
% Asian Students
4%
# of Hispanic Students1,796 students
% Hispanic Students
34%
# of Black Students507 students
% Black Students
10%
# of White Students2,645 students
% White Students
51%
# of Hawaiian Students7 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students43 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:93
# of Students in Kindergarten:372
# of Students in 1st Grade:328
# of Students in 2nd Grade:343
# of Students in 3rd Grade:382
# of Students in 4th Grade:379
# of Students in 5th Grade:334
# of Students in 6th Grade:342
# of Students in 7th Grade:385
# of Students in 8th Grade:384
# of Students in 9th Grade:454
# of Students in 10th Grade:492
# of Students in 11th Grade:413
# of Students in 12th Grade:466
# of Ungraded Students:57

District Comparison

  • MORRIS School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 656 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MORRIS School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
87%
90%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $20,665 in this school district is less than the state average of $20,704. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $20,576 is less than the state average of $21,080. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NJ)
Total Revenue$104 MM$19 MM
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Spending$103 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of MORRIS School District and average spending for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$20,665$20,704
This chart display average revenue per public school student in MORRIS School District and average revenue per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$20,576$21,080
This chart display average spending per public school student in MORRIS School District and average spending per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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MORRIS School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.62, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.70. The most diverse school in the district is Thomas Jefferson School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.