West Amwell Township School

1417 Rt 179
Lambertville, NJ 08530
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 186 students in grades Kindergarten-6, West Amwell Township School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 26%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the New Jersey state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 186 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • : Bottom 50% in NJ
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

West Amwell Township School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

West Amwell Township School's student population of 186 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
186 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

West Amwell Township School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,183 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of West Amwell Township School is 0.35, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
#1343 out of 2183 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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10-14%
26%
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45-49%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Amwell Township School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
11:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
10%
Hispanic
16%
32%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
79%
40%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.35
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is West Amwell Township School's ranking?
West Amwell Township School is ranked #1343 out of 2,183 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).
How many students attend West Amwell Township School?
186 students attend West Amwell Township School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of West Amwell Township School students are White, 16% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Black, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of West Amwell Township School?
West Amwell Township School has a student ration of 6:1, which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does West Amwell Township School offer ?
West Amwell Township School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is West Amwell Township School part of?
West Amwell Township School is part of South Hunterdon Regional School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 186 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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