Peter Muschal Elementary School

323 Ward Ave
Bordentown, NJ 08505
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Peter Muschal Elementary School serves 512 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Peter Muschal Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Peter Muschal Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Peter Muschal Elementary School's student population of 512 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students512 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Rankings

Peter Muschal Elementary 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 diversity score of Peter Muschal Elementary School is 0.51, 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
#406 out of 2239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
10%
10%
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Hispanic
9%
29%
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Black
13%
15%
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White
68%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.510.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBordentown Regional School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Peter Muschal Elementary School is Bordentown Regional High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Doves (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clara Barton Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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