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Merchantville

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130 South Centre St
Merchantville, NJ 08109
Camden County
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PH: (856) 663-1091

  • Grades PK-8 & ungraded
  • 365 students
  • 1 school

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 NJ ASK Results

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3

Language Arts Literacy
 65% (2013)
 80% (2012)
 79% (2011)
 65% (2010)
 60% (2009)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 66% in 2013.

Math
 85% (2013)
 87% (2012)
 82% (2011)
 90% (2010)
 91% (2009)
The state average for Math was 78% in 2013.

Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 4

Science
 95% (2013)
 89% (2012)
 100% (2011)
 87% (2010)
 97% (2009)
 100% (2008)
 90% (2007)
The state average for Science was 90% in 2013.

Language Arts Literacy
 78% (2013)
 65% (2012)
 59% (2011)
 65% (2010)
 67% (2009)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 59% in 2013.

Math
 81% (2013)
 74% (2012)
 89% (2011)
 87% (2010)
 73% (2009)
The state average for Math was 78% in 2013.

Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 5

Language Arts Literacy
 56% (2013)
 58% (2012)
 53% (2011)
 56% (2010)
 75% (2009)
 46% (2008)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 61% in 2013.

Math
 67% (2013)
 68% (2012)
 75% (2011)
 72% (2010)
 72% (2009)
 66% (2008)
The state average for Math was 80% in 2013.

Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 6

Language Arts Literacy
 68% (2013)
 74% (2012)
 60% (2011)
 75% (2010)
 66% (2009)
 53% (2008)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 66% in 2013.

Math
 93% (2013)
 82% (2012)
 70% (2011)
 81% (2010)
 66% (2009)
 58% (2008)
The state average for Math was 79% in 2013.

Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 7

Language Arts Literacy
 63% (2013)
 53% (2012)
 60% (2011)
 70% (2010)
 50% (2009)
 64% (2008)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 65% in 2013.

Math
 61% (2013)
 44% (2012)
 46% (2011)
 56% (2010)
 40% (2009)
 49% (2008)
The state average for Math was 64% in 2013.

Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 8

Science
 75% (2013)
 92% (2012)
 88% (2011)
 86% (2010)
 88% (2009)
 84% (2008)
The state average for Science was 79% in 2013.

Language Arts Literacy
 81% (2013)
 80% (2012)
 81% (2011)
 74% (2010)
 82% (2009)
 84% (2008)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 82% in 2013.

Math
 56% (2013)
 58% (2012)
 53% (2011)
 63% (2010)
 64% (2009)
 59% (2008)
The state average for Math was 69% in 2013.

Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

About the Tests

  • In 2010-2011 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science.
  • The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Testing in New Jersey: An Overview

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 NJ ASK By Subgroup

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3
Language Arts LiteracyThis District
All Students65%
Female62%
Male68%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White73%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged56%
Non-economically disadvantaged73%
General education76%
Non-migrant65%

MathThis District
All Students85%
Female81%
Male90%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White89%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged72%
Non-economically disadvantaged96%
General education94%
Non-migrant85%
Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 4
ScienceThis District
All Students95%
Female100%
Male88%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White100%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged82%
Non-economically disadvantaged100%
General education100%
Non-migrant95%

Language Arts LiteracyThis District
All Students78%
Female91%
Male63%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White84%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged64%
Non-economically disadvantaged85%
General education93%
Non-migrant78%

MathThis District
All Students81%
Female86%
Male75%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White89%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged64%
Non-economically disadvantaged89%
General education100%
Non-migrant81%
Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 5
Language Arts LiteracyThis District
All Students56%
Female72%
Male43%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White70%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged47%
Non-economically disadvantaged64%
General education68%
Non-migrant56%

MathThis District
All Students67%
Female67%
Male67%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White75%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged35%
Non-economically disadvantaged91%
General education81%
Non-migrant67%
Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 6
Language Arts LiteracyThis District
All Students68%
Female59%
Male77%
Black55%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White91%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged43%
Non-economically disadvantaged80%
General education78%
Non-migrant68%

MathThis District
All Students93%
Female91%
Male96%
Black91%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White95%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged93%
Non-economically disadvantaged93%
General education97%
Non-migrant93%
Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 7
Language Arts LiteracyThis District
All Students63%
Female71%
Male53%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White71%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged55%
Non-economically disadvantaged67%
General education69%
Non-migrant63%

MathThis District
All Students61%
Female62%
Male59%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White75%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged55%
Non-economically disadvantaged63%
General education66%
Non-migrant61%
Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 8
ScienceThis District
All Students75%
Female69%
Male81%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White94%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged50%
Non-economically disadvantaged90%
General education85%
Non-migrant75%

Language Arts LiteracyThis District
All Students81%
Female81%
Male81%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White100%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged67%
Non-economically disadvantaged90%
General education93%
Non-migrant81%

MathThis District
All Students56%
Female50%
Male63%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White75%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged42%
Non-economically disadvantaged65%
General education67%
Non-migrant56%
Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

About the Tests

  • In 2010-2011 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science.
  • The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey.
  • The different student groups are identified by the New Jersey Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Testing in New Jersey: An Overview

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 Teachers

 
Teacher data was not reported for this district.

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 Students

Student Ethnicity
Information about this data
Source:
EthnicityThis DistrictState Average
Unspecified100%n/a

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 Spending Per Pupil

 

Finance data was not reported for this district.

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