Willard Elementary School

  • Willard Elementary School serves 495 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 81% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Willard Elementary School's student population of 495 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students495 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Willard Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Willard Elementary School is 0.44, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#78 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Willard Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Willard Elementary 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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Asian
14%
10%
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Hispanic
5%
27%
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Black
1%
16%
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White
73%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Willard Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Willard Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.440.70
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Willard Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRidgewood Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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