Veterans Memorial Family School

800 North 26th St

Camden, NJ 08105

Grades: PK-8

502 students

Veterans Memorial Family School serves 502 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Veterans Memorial Family School operates within the Camden City School District.

Overview

The student population of 502 students has grown by 24% over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 46% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 502 students
Veterans Memorial Family School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Veterans Memorial Family School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Veterans Memorial Family School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 9:1 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 9:1 12:1
Veterans Memorial Family School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
78%
24%
Veterans Memorial Family School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
21%
17%
Veterans Memorial Family School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
1%
49%
Veterans Memorial Family School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Veterans Memorial Family 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.
0.35 0.42
Veterans Memorial Family School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
92%
31%
Veterans Memorial Family School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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.
3%
6%
Veterans Memorial Family School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,498 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $32,633 is higher than the state average of $20,414. The district revenue/student has grown by 72% over four years.
The district spending/student of $33,068 is higher than the state average of $19,395. The district spending/student has grown by 65% over four years.
School District Name Camden City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
2
Number of Students Managed 13,498 922
Camden City School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $408 MM $20 MM
Camden City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $413 MM $19 MM
Camden City School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $32,633 $20,414
Camden City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $33,068 $19,395
Camden City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Camden Academy Charter High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Camden's Promise Charter School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Camden's Pride Charter School (0.4 miles away)
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  • CamdenCamden's Pride Charter School
    Charter School
    879 Beideman Ave
    CamdenNJ 08105
    (856)365-1000
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 240 students                      
  • CamdenCamden Academy Charter High School
    Charter School
    879 Beideman Ave
    CamdenNJ 08105
    (856)365-1000
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 422 students                      
  • CamdenCamden's Promise Charter School
    Charter School
    879 Beideman Ave
    CamdenNJ 08105
    (856)365-1000
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 439 students                      
  • CamdenHarry C. Sharp Elementary School
    928 North 32nd St
    CamdenNJ 08105
    (856)966-8988
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 369 students                      
  • CamdenThomas H. Dudley Family School
    2250 Berwick St
    CamdenNJ 08105
    (856)365-0465
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 585 students                      

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