1106 Old White Horse Pike
Waterford Works, NJ 08089
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Waterford Elementary School serves 399 students in grades 3-6.
Waterford Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower 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 36% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 3-6
  • Enrollment: 399 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Waterford Elementary School's student population of 399 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-6
Total Students
399 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Waterford Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Waterford Elementary School is 0.33, 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
#1390 out of 2183 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
26%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
11%
31%
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Black
3%
15%
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White
81%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.33
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Waterford Elementary School's ranking?

Waterford Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for: Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

23% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while 36% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).

How many students attend Waterford Elementary School?

399 students attend Waterford Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

81% of Waterford Elementary School students are White, 11% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Waterford Elementary School?

Waterford Elementary School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.

What grades does Waterford Elementary School offer ?

Waterford Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 3-6

What school district is Waterford Elementary School part of?

Waterford Elementary School is part of Waterford Township School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 3-6
  • Enrollment: 399 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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