Taunton Elementary School

41 Taunton Dr

Howell, NJ 07731-2147

Tel: (732)751-2497
Grades: KG-5

462 students

Taunton Elementary School serves 462 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Taunton Elementary School operates within the Howell Township School District.

Overview

The student population of 462 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 462 students
Taunton Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Taunton Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Taunton Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 12:1
Taunton Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
9%
Hispanic
9%
23%
Black
6%
17%
White
81%
51%
All Ethnic Groups Taunton Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Taunton 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.
0.33 0.41
Taunton Elementary 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.
13%
29%
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%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,857 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Howell Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
2
Number of Students Managed 6,857 983
District Total Revenue $119 MM $20 MM
Howell Township School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $110 MM $19 MM
Howell Township School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,179 $20,414
Howell Township School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,872 $19,395
Howell Township School 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 Howell High School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Howell Township M S North Middle School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Newbury Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • HowellNewbury Elementary School
    179 Newbury Rd
    HowellNJ 07731
    (732)751-2491
    0.5 mi | 413 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HowellLand O Pines Elementary School
    1 Pirates Way
    HowellNJ 07731
    (732)751-2489
    1.5 mi | 521 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HowellAldrich Elementary School
    615 Aldrich Rd
    HowellNJ 07731
    (732)751-2483
    1.6 mi | 565 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • JacksonSylvia Rosenauer Elementary School
    60 Citadel Dr
    JacksonNJ 08527
    (732)833-4630
    2.7 mi | 335 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • JacksonHoward C Johnson Elementary School
    Y021 Larsen Rd
    JacksonNJ 08527
    (732)833-4640
    2.8 mi | 607 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Monmouth County, NJ public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.34, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Monmouth County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.