Lopatcong Elementary School

Lopatcong Elementary School serves 455 students in grades PK - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Lopatcong Elementary School operates within the Lopatcong Township School District.

School Overview

The student population of 455 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 455 students
Lopatcong Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Lopatcong Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Lopatcong Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Lopatcong Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 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 12:1 13:1
Lopatcong Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
7%
9%
Lopatcong Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
8%
24%
Lopatcong Elementary School Black Students (1991-2014)
Black
8%
16%
Lopatcong Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
77%
49%
Lopatcong Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Lopatcong Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.39 0.42
Lopatcong Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
9%
32%
Lopatcong Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
4%
5%
Lopatcong Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 850 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $18,303 is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $17,198 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Lopatcong Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 850 918
Lopatcong Township   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $17 MM $20 MM
Lopatcong Township   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $16 MM $20 MM
Lopatcong Township   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $18,303 $19,116
Lopatcong Township   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $17,198 $19,190
Lopatcong Township   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Phillipsburg High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lopatcong Township Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Phillipsburg Early Childhood Learning Center (1.2 miles away)
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  • PhillipsburgPhillipsburg Early Childhood Learning Center
    1.2 miles | Grades: PK-KG | 470 students459 Center St
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)213-2700
    1.2PK-KG470
  • PhillipsburgLopatcong Township Middle School
    1.3 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 395 students321 Stonehenge Dr
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)213-2995
    1.35-8395
  • PhillipsburgBarber Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: 1-2 | 216 students50 Sargent St
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)213-2560
    1.41-2216
  • PhillipsburgGreen Street Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: 3-5 | 345 students1000 Green St
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)213-2585
    1.43-5345
  • PhillipsburgPhillipsburg Middle School
    1.5 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 571 students525 Warren St
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)454-5577
    1.56-8571

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