Wesley D Tisdale Elementary School

200 Island Avenue
Ramsey, NJ 07446
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Wesley D Tisdale Elementary School serves 406 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Wesley D Tisdale Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 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 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Wesley D Tisdale Elementary School's student population of 406 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students406 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Wesley D Tisdale Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Wesley D Tisdale Elementary School is 0.47, 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
#466 out of 2239 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
12%
10%
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Hispanic
14%
29%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
71%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.470.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRamsey School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wesley D Tisdale Elementary School is Ramsey High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Eric S. Smith Middle School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ramsey Ramsey High School Math: 53% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 838 students
    0.5 miles
    256 E Main Street
    Ramsey, NJ 07446
    (201) 785-2300
    0.5 9-12 838
  • Ramsey Eric S. Smith Middle School Math: 65% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 742 students
    0.6 miles
    2 Monroe Street
    Ramsey, NJ 07446
    (201) 785-2313
    0.6 6-8 742
  • Ramsey John Y Dater Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 4-5 | 400 students
    0.6 miles
    35 School Street
    Ramsey, NJ 07446
    (201) 785-2325
    0.6 4-5 400
  • Ramsey Mary A. Hubbard Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-3 | 381 students
    1.6 miles
    10 Hubbard Lane
    Ramsey, NJ 07446
    (201) 785-2301
    1.6 PK-3 381
  • Mahwah Lenape Meadows Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-3 | 429 students
    1.9 miles
    160 Ridge Road
    Mahwah, NJ 07430
    (201) 762-2260
    1.9 PK-3 429

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