Shongum School

  • Shongum School serves 454 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 71% (which is higher 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 76% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) 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 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Shongum School's student population of 454 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students454 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shongum School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shongum School is 0.19, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#170 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Shongum School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Shongum School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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Asian
4%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Shongum School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
27%
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Black
n/a
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Shongum School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
90%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shongum School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.190.43
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Shongum School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRandolph Township School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • Randolph Randolph Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1196 students
    1.5 miles
    507 Millbrook Avenue
    Randolph, NJ 07869
    (973)366-8700
    1.5 6-8 1196
  • Morristown Frelinghuysen Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1121 students
    1.6 miles
    West Hanover Avenue
    Morristown, NJ 07960
    (973)292-2200
    1.6 6-8 1121
  • Morristown Regional Day School Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 28 students
    1.6 miles
    7 Jean Street
    Morristown, NJ 07960
    (973)539-9630
    1.6 PK-12 28
  • Randolph Center Grove School
    Grades: PK-5 | 486 students
    1.7 miles
    25 School House Road
    Randolph, NJ 07869
    (973)361-7835
    1.7 PK-5 486
  • Morristown Morris Co Youth Center Alternative School
    Grades: 9-10 | 4 students
    1.7 miles
    460 West Hanover Ave
    Morristown, NJ 07963
    (973)285-2959
    1.7 9-10 4

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