Lakehurst Elementary School

Lakehurst Elementary School serves 403 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Lakehurst Elementary School operates within the Lakehurst Elementary School District.

School Overview

The student population of 403 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 403 students
Lakehurst Elementary School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Lakehurst Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Lakehurst Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Lakehurst 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 0.62 is more 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
Lakehurst Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
3%
9%
Lakehurst Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
20%
24%
Lakehurst Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
17%
16%
Lakehurst Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
56%
49%
Lakehurst Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
3%
n/a
Lakehurst Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Lakehurst Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
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.
0.62 0.42
Lakehurst Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
39%
32%
Lakehurst Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
14%
5%
Lakehurst Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Lakehurst Elementary School District's student population of 403 students has decreased by 33% over five years.
The revenue/student of $29,472 is higher than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $21,540 is higher than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has declined by 27% over four years.
School District Name Lakehurst Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 403 918
Lakehurst Elementary   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $13 MM $20 MM
Lakehurst Elementary   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $9 MM $20 MM
Lakehurst Elementary   School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $29,472 $19,116
Lakehurst Elementary   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $21,540 $19,190
Lakehurst Elementary   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 Manchester Township High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Manchester Township Middle School (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Manchester Township Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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