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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 2 public schools managed by MOUNTAINSIDE School District serving 716 students in Mountainside, New Jersey.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Asian and 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.

MOUNTAINSIDE School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Mountainside Beechwood School
    1497 Woodacres Dr
    Mountainside, NJ 07092
    (908)301-9104

    Grades: PK-2 | 232 students
  • Mountainside Deerfield Elementary School
    302 Central Avenue
    Mountainside, NJ 07092
    (908)232-8828

    Grades: 3-8 | 484 students

Overview

School District NameMOUNTAINSIDE School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students716 students
# of Teachers59 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
# of Male Students378 students
% Male Students
53%
# of Female Students338 students
% Female Students
47%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.30
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students55 students
% Asian Students
8%
# of Hispanic Students47 students
% Hispanic Students
7%
# of Black Students8 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students597 students
% White Students
83%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students8 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:13
# of Students in Kindergarten:76
# of Students in 1st Grade:74
# of Students in 2nd Grade:66
# of Students in 3rd Grade:90
# of Students in 4th Grade:64
# of Students in 5th Grade:100
# of Students in 6th Grade:72
# of Students in 7th Grade:93
# of Students in 8th Grade:65
# of Students in 9th Grade: -
# of Students in 10th Grade: -
# of Students in 11th Grade: -
# of Students in 12th Grade: -
# of Ungraded Students:3

District Comparison

  • MOUNTAINSIDE School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 % has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MOUNTAINSIDE School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MOUNTAINSIDE 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.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $18,860 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 $19,919 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$15 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of MOUNTAINSIDE School District and average revenue for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$16 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of MOUNTAINSIDE School District and average spending for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$18,860$20,704
This chart display average revenue per public school student in MOUNTAINSIDE School District and average revenue per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$19,919$21,080
This chart display average spending per public school student in MOUNTAINSIDE 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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Did You Know?
MOUNTAINSIDE School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.30, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.70. The most diverse school in the district is Beechwood School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.