Switlik Elementary School

75 West Veterans Hwy,

Jackson, NJ, 08527-3497

Tel: (732)833-4650
Grades: KG-5

871 students

Switlik Elementary School serves 871 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Switlik Elementary School operates within the Jackson Township School District.

Overview

The student population of 871 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 871 students
Switlik Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Switlik Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Switlik Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.92. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 12:1
Switlik Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
9%
Switlik Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
3%
23%
Switlik Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
6%
17%
Switlik Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
88%
51%
Switlik Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Switlik Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Switlik 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.
0.22 0.92
Switlik 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.
14%
29%
Switlik 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.
4%
6%
Switlik Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,477 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Jackson Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed 9,477 931
District Total Revenue $141 MM n/a
Jackson Township School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $139 MM n/a
Jackson Township School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,469 $0
Jackson Township School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,296 $0
Jackson Township School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Jackson Memorial High School (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is N J Regional Day Jackson (3.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lucy N Holman Elementary School (3.3 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Jackson Jackson Memorial High School
    101 Don Connor Blvd
    Jackson , NJ , 08527
    (732)833-4670
    0.3  mi  |  1762  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Jackson Lucy N Holman Elementary School
    125 Manhattan St
    Jackson , NJ , 08527
    (732)833-4620
    3.3  mi  |  690  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Jackson Jackson Center
    Vocational School
    850 Toms River Rd
    Jackson , NJ , 08527
    (732)928-3830
    Vocational School
    3.4  mi  |  12  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Jackson N J Regional Day Jackson
    Special Education School
    890 Toms River Rd
    Jackson , NJ , 08527
    (732)928-1500
    Special Education School
    3.5  mi  |  73  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Jackson Elms Elementary School
    780 Patterson Rd
    Jackson , NJ , 08527
    (732)833-4680
    3.8  mi  |  759  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Did You Know?
Jackson, 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 0.47, which is higher than the New Jersey average of 0.41. The most diverse school in Jackson is Thelma Barker Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.