North Hanover Township Upper Elementary School

  • North Hanover Township Upper Elementary School serves 286 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is higher 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 61% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

Top Placements

North Hanover Township Upper Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • North Hanover Township Upper Elementary School's student population of 286 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students286 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Hanover Township Upper Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Hanover Township Upper Elementary School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#842 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
16%
27%
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Black
12%
16%
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White
64%
45%
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Two or more races
8%
2%
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Diversity Score0.55n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Hanover Township School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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