Elms Elementary School

Elms Elementary School serves 671 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Elms Elementary School operates within the Jackson Township School District.

School Overview

The student population of 671 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 671 students
Elms Elementary School Total Students (2004-2014)
Gender % Elms Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Elms Elementary School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Elms Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Elms Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Asian
3%
9%
Elms Elementary School Asian Students (2004-2014)
Hispanic
10%
24%
Elms Elementary School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
4%
16%
Elms Elementary School Black Students (2004-2014)
White
83%
49%
Elms Elementary School White Students (2004-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.30 0.42
Elms Elementary School Diversity Score (2004-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
32%
Elms Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
5%
Elms Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Jackson Township School District's student population of 9,076 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,686 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $14,393 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Jackson Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed 9,076 918
Jackson Township   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $143 MM $20 MM
Jackson Township   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2012)
District Spending $140 MM $20 MM
Jackson Township   School District District Spending (1992-2012)
District Revenue / Student $14,686 $19,116
Jackson Township   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2012)
District Spending / Student $14,393 $19,190
Jackson Township   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Jackson Memorial High School (4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Carl W. Goetz Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Millstone Township Primary School (3.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • JacksonCarl W. Goetz Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1210 students
    0.3 miles
    835 Patterson Rd
    JacksonNJ 08527
    (732)833-4610
    0.36-81210
  • Millstone TownshipMillstone Township Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 328 students
    3.8 miles
    Schoolhouse Rd
    Millstone TownshipNJ 08510
    (732)786-0950
    3.8PK-2328
  • JacksonSwitlik Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 800 students
    3.8 miles
    75 West Veterans Hwy
    JacksonNJ 08527
    (732)833-4650
    3.8KG-5800
  • Millstone TownshipMillstone Township Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 419 students
    3.9 miles
    308 Millstone Rd
    Millstone TownshipNJ 08510
    (732)786-0950
    3.93-5419
  • JacksonJackson Memorial High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1687 students
    4 miles
    101 Don Connor Blvd
    JacksonNJ 08527
    (732)833-4670
    49-121687

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