Willow Grove Elementary School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
601 Willow Grove Street
Hackettstown, NJ 07840
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Willow Grove Elementary School serves 249 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Willow Grove Elementary School's student population of 249 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students249 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Willow Grove Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Willow Grove Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. 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#408 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
10%
10%
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Hispanic
27%
27%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
56%
45%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score0.610.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHackettstown Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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