William H. Ross Iii School

  • William H. Ross Iii School serves 192 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • William H. Ross Iii School's student population of 192 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students192 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • William H. Ross Iii School's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of William H. Ross Iii School is 0.15, 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#62 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:112:1
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Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
5%
27%
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Black
n/a
16%
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White
92%
45%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.150.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMargate City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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