Signal Hill School

  • Signal Hill School serves 477 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65% (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 67% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Signal Hill School's student population of 477 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students477 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Signal Hill School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Signal Hill School is 0.61, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#381 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Signal Hill 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)
67%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Signal Hill 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 Ratio14:112:1
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Asian
20%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Signal Hill 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
11%
16%
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White
58%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Signal Hill School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Signal Hill School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.610.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Signal Hill School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVoorhees Township School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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