Raywood W. Kershaw School

Raywood W. Kershaw School serves 177 students in grades 5 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Raywood W. Kershaw School operates within the Mt. Ephraim School District.

School Overview

The student population of 177 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 142% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 177 students
Raywood W. Kershaw School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Raywood W. Kershaw School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Raywood W. Kershaw School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Raywood W. Kershaw School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 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
Raywood W. Kershaw School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
9%
Raywood W. Kershaw School Asian Students (1992-2014)
Hispanic
5%
24%
Raywood W. Kershaw School Black Students (1995-2014)
Black
6%
16%
Raywood W. Kershaw School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
87%
49%
Raywood W. Kershaw School White Students (1989-2014)
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.
0.24 0.42
Raywood W. Kershaw 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.
28%
32%
Raywood W. Kershaw 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.
10%
5%
Raywood W. Kershaw School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Mt. Ephraim School District's student population of 432 students has decreased by 33% over five years.
The revenue/student of $22,504 is higher than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $21,463 is higher than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Mt. Ephraim School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 432 918
Mt. Ephraim   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $20 MM
Mt. Ephraim   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $10 MM $20 MM
Mt. Ephraim   School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $22,504 $19,116
Mt. Ephraim   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $21,463 $19,190
Mt. Ephraim   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 Audubon Junior/senior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bell Oaks Upper Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mary Bray Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount EphraimMary Bray Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 255 students
    0.3 miles
    225 West Kings Hwy
    Mount EphraimNJ 08059
    (856)931-7807
    0.3PK-4255
  • AudubonAudubon Junior/senior High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 873 students
    0.6 miles
    350 Edgewood Ave
    AudubonNJ 08106
    (856)547-7695
    0.67-12873
  • Haddon HeightsGlenview Ave Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 223 students
    0.6 miles
    1700 Sycamore St
    Haddon HeightsNJ 08035
    (856)547-7647
    0.6PK-6223
  • BellmawrBell Oaks Upper Elementary School
    Grades: 5-8 | 427 students
    0.7 miles
    256 Anderson Ave
    BellmawrNJ 08031
    (856)931-6273
    0.75-8427
  • AudubonMansion Avenue School
    Grades: 3-6 | 364 students
    0.9 miles
    300 Mansion Ave
    AudubonNJ 08106
    (856)546-4926
    0.93-6364

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