Pequannock Valley School

  • Pequannock Valley School serves 481 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (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 77% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pequannock Valley School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56%.

Top Placements

Pequannock Valley School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • Pequannock Valley School's student population of 481 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students481 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pequannock Valley School is ranked within the top 20% 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pequannock Valley School is 0.22, 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#425 out of 2239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
10%
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Hispanic
9%
28%
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Black
n/a
15%
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White
88%
44%
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Diversity Score0.220.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePequannock Township School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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