PROFICIENCY 42% 2% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
31%Carteret Public School District
43%New Jersey

Nathan Hale Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Carteret Public School District" in Carteret, NJ. There are a total of 523 students and 39 teachers at Nathan Hale Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 14 to 1. There are a total of 334 free lunch students and 50 reduced lunch students.

Nathan Hale Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 42.0%, which is 2% lower than the New Jersey average.


Student/Teacher ratio14:1
Free lunch334
Reduced lunch50


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Nathan Hale Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Nathan Hale Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew JerseyNational
Caucasian 10.5% 13.9% 50.3% 51.1%
African American 14.5% 20.2% 15.1% 15.9%
Asian 26.6% 24.2% 9.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 48.4% 40.4% 22.9% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.3% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 1.1% 1.5% 3.1%

Carteret demographics profile

StatisticCarteretNew JerseyNational
Population density (sq mi)5,4581,21591
Median age35.339.537.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)53%56%55%
Speak English49%69%79%
Speak Spanish27%16%13%

Education level achieved in Carteret

IndexCarteretNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade83.7%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school81.6%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college50.7%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree32.0%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors24.3%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters6.9%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.9%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.5%1.3%
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Source: The Nathan Hale Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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