School Details

Toll Gate/Grammar Elementary School

275 So Main Street, Pennington, NJ 08534
(609) 737-4008
9

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 300 students 9 students/teacher (NJ avg is 12)

Test Scores by grade

96%
85%
66%
96%
89%
78%

New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK)

In 2011-2012 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Hopewell Valley Regional School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

81%
83%
59%
98%
92%
78%
96%
99%
90%

New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK)

In 2011-2012 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Hopewell Valley Regional School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

84%
88%
61%
96%
94%
80%

New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK)

In 2011-2012 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Hopewell Valley Regional School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Toll Gate/Grammar Elementary School is a public elementary school in Pennington. The principal of Toll Gate/Grammar Elementary School is Ms Tana Smith, who can be contacted at tanasmith@hvrsd.org. 300 students attend Toll Gate/Grammar Elementary School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Asian/Pacific Islander; and Hispanic. 1% of the 300 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Toll Gate/Grammar Elementary School is 9:1. Child Development Center Bms is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Theater drama

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 91% 88%
Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 8%
Hispanic 3% 2%
Asian 3% %
Multiracial 2% %
Black, non-Hispanic 1.0% 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.3% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.03%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 1% 2%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    Toll Gate is a magical school. Most teachers are excellent. Students who need extra help are identified and assisted and students who are gifted are given many opportunities to further their studies. I love this school!

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Overall score

(based on 4 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
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