P.j. Hill Elementary School

  • P.j. Hill Elementary School serves 364 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (which is lower 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 15-19% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.

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School Overview

  • P.j. Hill Elementary School's student population of 364 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 32% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students364 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.j. Hill Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.j. Hill Elementary School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. 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#2200 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of P.j. Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of P.j. Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
17%
27%
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Black
82%
16%
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White
n/a
45%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.j. Hill Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.300.43
This chart display the diversity score of P.j. 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
85%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.j. Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTrenton Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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