Pennsauken Intermediate School

  • Pennsauken Intermediate School serves 768 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 29% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 27% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Pennsauken Intermediate School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 54%.

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Pennsauken Intermediate School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • Pennsauken Intermediate School's student population of 768 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students768 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pennsauken Intermediate School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pennsauken Intermediate School is 0.69, which is more 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
11%
10%
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Hispanic
44%
26%
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Black
31%
16%
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White
14%
46%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pennsauken Intermediate School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.690.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsauken Intermediate School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePennsauken Township Board Of Education School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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