Patrick Mcgaheran

  • Patrick Mcgaheran serves 256 students in grades 2-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Patrick Mcgaheran placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Patrick Mcgaheran places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • Patrick Mcgaheran's student population of 256 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-3
Total Students256 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Patrick Mcgaheran is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Patrick Mcgaheran is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank#749 out of 2239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
9%
10%
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Hispanic
6%
29%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
82%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.320.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClinton Township School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Annandale North Hunterdon High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,655 student
    1.2 miles
    1445 State Route 31
    Annandale, NJ 08801
    (908) 735-5191
    1.2 9-12 1,655
  • Flemington Hunterdon County Academies Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 133 students
    1.3 miles
    1445 State Route 31
    Flemington, NJ 08822
    (908) 788-1119
    1.3 9-12 133
  • Clinton Clinton Public School
    Grades: PK-8 | 443 students
    2.4 miles
    10 School Street
    Clinton, NJ 08809
    (908) 735-8512
    2.4 PK-8 443
  • Clinton Spruce Run
    Grades: PK-1 | 244 students
    2.4 miles
    27 Belvidere Avenue
    Clinton, NJ 08809
    (908) 735-7916
    2.4 PK-1 244
  • Clinton Clinton Township Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 344 students
    2.5 miles
    34 Grayrock Road
    Clinton, NJ 08809
    (908) 238-9141
    2.5 7-8 344

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