Toll Gate Grammar School

275 So Main Street
Pennington, NJ 08534
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Toll Gate Grammar School serves 273 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Toll Gate Grammar School placed in the top 10% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Toll Gate Grammar School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Toll Gate Grammar School's student population of 273 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students273 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Rankings

Toll Gate Grammar School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Toll Gate Grammar School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#205 out of 2221 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
10%
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Hispanic
4%
29%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
87%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.240.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHopewell Valley Regional School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Toll Gate Grammar School is Hopewell Valley Central High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Timberlane Middle School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pennington Hopewell Valley Central High School Math: 51% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,153 student
    0.7 miles
    259 Pennington Titusville Rd
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    (609) 737-4003
    0.7 9-12 1,153
  • Pennington Timberlane Middle School Math: 61% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 841 students
    0.9 miles
    51 S Timberlane Drive
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    (609) 737-4004
    0.9 6-8 841
  • Pennington Stony Brook Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 393 students
    2.1 miles
    20 Stephenson Road
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    (609) 737-4006
    2.1 K-5 393
  • Pennington Mcvs Arthur R. Sypek Center Vocational School
    Grades: 10-12 | 11 students
    2.8 miles
    129 Bull Run Road
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    (609) 737-9785
    2.8 10-12 11
  • Pennington Mercer County Technical School Culinary Arts Academy Vocational School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 31 students
    2.8 miles
    129 Bull Run Road
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    (609) 737-9785
    2.8 9-12 31

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