Thomas Paine Elementary School

  • Thomas Paine Elementary School serves 350 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Thomas Paine Elementary School's student population of 350 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students350 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thomas Paine Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Thomas Paine Elementary School is 0.64, 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#652 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
16%
10%
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Hispanic
19%
27%
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Black
5%
16%
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White
55%
45%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score0.640.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCherry Hill School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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