Lester C Noecker Elementary School

Lester C Noecker Elementary School serves 461 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Lester C Noecker Elementary School operates within the Roseland School District.

School Overview

The student population of 461 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 461 students
Lester C Noecker Elementary School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Lester C Noecker Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Lester C Noecker Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Lester C Noecker Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 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 11:1 13:1
Lester C Noecker Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
9%
9%
Lester C Noecker Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
7%
24%
Lester C Noecker Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
3%
16%
Lester C Noecker Elementary School Black Students (1990-2013)
White
80%
49%
Lester C Noecker Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
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.
0.35 0.42
Lester C Noecker 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.
1%
32%
Lester C Noecker 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.
2%
5%
Lester C Noecker Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Roseland School District's student population of 461 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The revenue/student of $17,998 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $17,317 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Roseland School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 461 918
Roseland   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $20 MM
Roseland   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $9 MM $20 MM
Roseland   School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,998 $19,116
Roseland   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,317 $19,190
Roseland   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 James Caldwell High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mount Pleasant Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Adlai E. Stevenson Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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5.0  8/20/2012
The facilty does a great job in creating a positive environment for learning. All three of my children flourished because of the facilty and staff at Noecker.
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