Strathmore Elementary School

282 Church Street
Matawan, NJ 07747
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Strathmore Elementary School serves 415 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
Strathmore Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 26%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the New Jersey state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 415 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Strathmore Elementary School's student population of 415 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-3
Total Students
415 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Strathmore Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,183 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Strathmore Elementary School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#895 out of 2183 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
26%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
10%
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Hispanic
22%
32%
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Black
5%
15%
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White
64%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Strathmore Elementary School's ranking?
Strathmore Elementary School is ranked #895 out of 2,183 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
What schools are Strathmore Elementary School often compared to?
Strathmore Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Ravine Drive Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).
How many students attend Strathmore Elementary School?
415 students attend Strathmore Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
64% of Strathmore Elementary School students are White, 22% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Black, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 4% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Strathmore Elementary School?
Strathmore Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Strathmore Elementary School offer ?
Strathmore Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-3
What school district is Strathmore Elementary School part of?
Strathmore Elementary School is part of Matawan-Aberdeen Regional School District.

School Reviews

5   9/9/2019
Majority of the staff at Strathmore are excellent teaching staff members. They are proficient in their daily instruction and offer students an excellent learning environment. The students thus respond.
- Posted by Administrator - Principal

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 415 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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