Hartshorn School

Serves grades KG - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
400 Hartshorn Drive
Short Hills, NJ 07078
Phone
(973) 379-7550
District
MILLBURN TOWNSHIP SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
ESSEX COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
527
Classroom Teachers
39

* Hartshorn School is one of the top 100 best public schools in America.

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Jersey

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.5% of NJ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Hartshorn School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 94 51
Proficiency in Reading 95 50
Proficiency in Math 92 52

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 87 51
Proficiency in Reading 87 55
Proficiency in Math 86 47

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 87 52
Proficiency in Reading 88 58
Proficiency in Math 86 45

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.58
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.23
AVG FOR STATE 12.25
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 69 13.1%
Grade 1 82 15.6%
Grade 2 86 16.3%
Grade 3 88 16.7%
Grade 4 72 13.7%
Grade 5 118 22.4%
Total 527 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 67.7% 64.7% 46.7%
Black 0.2% 1.8% 16.3%
Hispanic 4.3% 5.4% 27.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 27.8% 28.1% 9.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.6% 1.4% 36.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.6% 1.1% 31.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.3% 4.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 20,216 8,944,469
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,048.8 1,212
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.9% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 27.5% 19.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 23.3% 32.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.8% 27.9%
65 OR OLDER 11.5% 14.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number of households 6,539 3,195,014
Single parent households with children 5.8% 10.3%
Adults with at least a high school diploma 98.5% 88.9%
Adults with at least a bachelor's degree 84.4% 37.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 57.3% 19.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.8% 17.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.0% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 8.7% 15.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 6.5% 14.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 3.9% 11.7%
$15,000 or less 1.7% 9.2%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,830 $53,110,320 56.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,140 $10,494,560 11.2%
Staff $545 $2,672,680 2.9%
General Administration $315 $1,544,760 1.7%
School Administration $939 $4,604,856 4.9%
Operation $1,615 $7,919,960 8.5%
Transportation $488 $2,393,152 2.6%
Other $497 $2,437,288 2.6%
Total Support $6,539 $32,067,256 34.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,701 $8,341,704 8.9%
Total Expenditures $19,070 $93,519,280 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,038 $14,104,894,942 50.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,830 $2,571,073,476 9.1%
Staff $549 $771,800,306 2.7%
General Administration $386 $543,049,578 1.9%
School Administration $879 $1,234,639,970 4.4%
Operation $1,866 $2,621,788,598 9.3%
Transportation $709 $995,790,458 3.5%
Other $439 $616,851,082 2.2%
Total Support $6,657 $9,354,921,729 33.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,311 $4,652,962,368 16.6%
Total Expenditures $20,006 $28,112,850,433 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%