Pennsauken Intermediate School

  • Pennsauken Intermediate School serves 722 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (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 32% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Pennsauken Intermediate School's student population of 722 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students722 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pennsauken Intermediate School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,234 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pennsauken Intermediate School is 0.67, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1766 out of 2234 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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Asian
12%
10%
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Hispanic
46%
28%
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Black
32%
15%
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White
10%
44%
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Diversity Score0.670.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePennsauken Township Board Of Education School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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