Tewksbury Elementary School

  • Tewksbury Elementary School serves 278 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

Top Placements

Tewksbury Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • Tewksbury Elementary School's student population of 278 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students278 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tewksbury Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tewksbury Elementary School is 0.30, 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#932 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
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Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
8%
27%
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Black
n/a
16%
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White
83%
45%
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Two or more races
8%
2%
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Diversity Score0.300.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTewksbury Township School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Tewksbury Elementary School is Esc Academy (1.4 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Esc Academy (1.4 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Old Turnpike School (1.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Califon Esc Academy Special Education School
    Grades: 7-12 | 6 students
    1.4 miles
    37 Hoffmans Crossing Road
    Califon, NJ 07830
    (908)439-3703
    1.4 7-12 6
  • Califon Old Turnpike School
    Grades: 5-8 | 294 students
    1.5 miles
    171 Old Turnpike Road
    Califon, NJ 07830
    (908)439-2010
    1.5 5-8 294
  • Califon Califon Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 93 students
    2.9 miles
    6 School Street
    Califon, NJ 07830
    (908)832-2828
    2.9 PK-8 93
  • Long Valley Old Farmers Road School
    Grades: K-5 | 329 students
    3.3 miles
    51 Old Farmers Road
    Long Valley, NJ 07853
    (908)876-3865
    3.3 K-5 329
  • Califon Valley View School
    Grades: PK-4 | 330 students
    3.7 miles
    400 Route 513
    Califon, NJ 07830
    (908)832-2175
    3.7 PK-4 330

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