641 Willow Grove Road
Westfield, NJ 07090
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Tamaques Elementary School serves 430 students in grades 1-5.
Tamaques Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 72% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 1-5
  • Students: 430 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 73% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Tamaques Elementary School's student population of 430 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 1-5
Total Students
430 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Tamaques Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Tamaques Elementary School is 0.43, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#367 out of 2221 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
15%
10%
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Hispanic
6%
31%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
74%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
1%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 1-5
  • Students: 430 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 73% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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