Orchard Hill Elementary School

  • Orchard Hill Elementary School serves 883 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Orchard Hill Elementary School's student population of 883 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students883 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Orchard Hill Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Orchard Hill Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Orchard Hill Elementary School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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Asian
52%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Orchard Hill Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Orchard Hill Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Orchard Hill Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
37%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Orchard Hill Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Orchard Hill Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.590.44
This chart display the diversity score of Orchard Hill Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Orchard Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Orchard Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontgomery Township School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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