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Malcolm S. MacKay Elementary School
This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, ... More are making above average year-over-year academic improvement, and more information about this school can be found below.
Academics
9/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school... More serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Subject
% Proficient
Math
75%
State avg: 49%
Details
English
83%
State avg: 51%
Details
Science
99%
State avg: 90%
Details
8/10
Student progress
This rating measures how much students at this school improved from one year to the next, compared to students with similar proficiency levels at other schools in the state.

A promising sign

Students at this school are making more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

Strong progress with high test scores means students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing a better job at supporting academic growth than most other schools.


Parent tip

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's continued success.

Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
47%
Asian
39%
Hispanic
8%
Two or more races
5%
Black
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
13 :1
State avg: 12 :1
Students per counselor
394 :1
State avg: 419 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
84%
State avg: 89%
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11 Reviews
4 out of 5 stars
5 7
4 0
3 0
2 0
1 3
Neighborhood
111 Jefferson Ave
Tenafly, NJ 07670
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Last modified: October 10, 2017
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