Clayton J Davenport Elementary School

Tel: (609)645-3550
Grades: PK-3

911 students

Clayton J Davenport Elementary School serves 911 students in grades PK-3.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Clayton J Davenport Elementary School operates within the Egg Harbor Township School District.

Overview

The student population of 911 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-3
Total Students 911 students
Clayton J  Davenport Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Clayton J  Davenport Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Clayton J  Davenport Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.75 is more than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 12:1
Clayton J  Davenport Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
19%
9%
Clayton J  Davenport Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
30%
23%
Clayton J  Davenport Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
11%
17%
Clayton J  Davenport Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
34%
51%
Clayton J  Davenport Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Clayton J  Davenport Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Clayton J  Davenport Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.75 0.66
Clayton J  Davenport Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
42%
29%
Clayton J  Davenport Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
8%
6%
Clayton J  Davenport Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,800 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Egg Harbor Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
2
Number of Students Managed 7,800 919
District Total Revenue $122 MM $20 MM
District Spending $149 MM $19 MM
District Revenue / Student $15,616 $20,414
District Spending / Student $19,025 $19,395
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Atlantic Transitional Education Center (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Fernwood Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washington Avenue Elementary School (3.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Egg Harbor Township Project Teach - Atlantic High School
    Alternative School
    2562 Tilton Rd
    Egg Harbor Township , NJ , 08234
    (609)645-6748
    Alternative School
    0.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Egg Harbor Township Atlantic Transitional Education Center
    Alternative School
    2562 Tilton Rd
    Egg Harbor Township , NJ , 08234
    (609)645-6748
    Alternative School
    0.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Mt. Holly Project Teach - Burlington High School
    Alternative School
    2562 Tilton Rd
    Mt. Holly , NJ , 08060
    (609)267-7595
    Alternative School
    0.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Egg Harbor Atlantic Regional School
    Alternative School
    2562 Tilton Rd
    Egg Harbor , NJ , 08401
    (609)645-6748
    Alternative School
    0.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Egg Harbor Township Fernwood Middle School
    4034 Fernwood Ave
    Egg Harbor Township , NJ , 08234
    (609)383-3355
    1.1  mi  |  985  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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