Scotch Plains-Fanwood School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 8 public schools managed by Scotch Plains-Fanwood School District serving 5,490 students in Scotch Plains, New Jersey.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), 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.

Scotch Plains-Fanwood School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Scotch Plains Evergreen School
    2280 Evergreen Avenue
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    (908)889-5331

    Grades: PK-4 | 413 students
  • Scotch Plains Howard B. Brunner
    721 Westfield Road
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    (908)889-2148

    Grades: PK-4 | 392 students
  • Scotch Plains J. Ackerman Coles
    16 Kevin Road
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    (908)757-7555

    Grades: PK-4 | 516 students
  • Scotch Plains Park Middle School
    580 Park Avenue
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    (908)322-4445

    Grades: 5-8 | 914 students
  • Scotch Plains School One
    563 Willow Avenue
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    (908)322-7731

    Grades: PK-4 | 400 students
  • Scotch Plains Scotch Plains-fanwood High School
    667 Westfield Road
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    (908)889-8600

    Grades: 9-12 | 1530 students
  • Scotch Plains Terrill Middle School
    1301 Terrill Road
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    (908)322-5215

    Grades: 5-8 | 830 students
  • Scotch Plains William J. Mcginn
    1100 Roosevelt Avenue
    Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    (908)233-7950

    Grades: K-4 | 495 students

Overview

School District NameScotch Plains-Fanwood School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students5,490 students
# of Teachers453 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
# of Male Students2,667 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students2,823 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.48
# of American Indian Students8 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students500 students
% Asian Students
9%
# of Hispanic Students515 students
% Hispanic Students
9%
# of Black Students431 students
% Black Students
8%
# of White Students3,836 students
% White Students
70%
# of Hawaiian Students9 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students191 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:147
# of Students in Kindergarten:354
# of Students in 1st Grade:409
# of Students in 2nd Grade:442
# of Students in 3rd Grade:401
# of Students in 4th Grade:433
# of Students in 5th Grade:436
# of Students in 6th Grade:402
# of Students in 7th Grade:450
# of Students in 8th Grade:442
# of Students in 9th Grade:386
# of Students in 10th Grade:387
# of Students in 11th Grade:382
# of Students in 12th Grade:371
# of Ungraded Students:48

District Comparison

  • Scotch Plains-Fanwood School District, which is ranked within the top 20% 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 96% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Scotch Plains-Fanwood 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)
76%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Scotch Plains-Fanwood 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
96%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Scotch Plains-Fanwood School District and public school graduation rate of NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $16,253 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 $15,429 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$89 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Scotch Plains-Fanwood School District and average revenue for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$85 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Scotch Plains-Fanwood School District and average spending for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$16,253$20,704
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Scotch Plains-Fanwood School District and average revenue per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$15,429$21,080
This chart display average spending per public school student in Scotch Plains-Fanwood 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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Scotch Plains-Fanwood School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.48, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.70. The most diverse school in the district is School One. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.