Westmoreland Elementary School

16-50 Parmelee Ave.
Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Westmoreland Elementary School serves 399 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Westmoreland Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher 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 55-59% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 399 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Westmoreland Elementary School's student population of 399 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
399 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Westmoreland Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Westmoreland Elementary School is 0.66, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#357 out of 2183 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
26%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
19%
10%
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Hispanic
23%
32%
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Black
4%
15%
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White
50%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
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 Westmoreland Elementary School's ranking?
Westmoreland Elementary School is ranked #357 out of 2,183 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).
How many students attend Westmoreland Elementary School?
399 students attend Westmoreland Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of Westmoreland Elementary School students are White, 23% of students are Hispanic, 19% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Black, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Westmoreland Elementary School?
Westmoreland Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Westmoreland Elementary School offer ?
Westmoreland Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4
What school district is Westmoreland Elementary School part of?
Westmoreland Elementary School is part of Fair Lawn Public School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 399 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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