Lakehurst Elementary School

Lakehurst Elementary School serves 420 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Lakehurst Elementary School operates within the Lakehurst School District.

Overview

The student population of 420 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 420 students
Lakehurst Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Lakehurst Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lakehurst 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 0.64 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 13:1 12:1
Lakehurst Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
9%
Lakehurst Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
16%
23%
Lakehurst Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
22%
17%
Lakehurst Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
54%
51%
Lakehurst Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.64 0.92
Lakehurst 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.
39%
29%
Lakehurst 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.
14%
6%
Lakehurst Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 420 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Lakehurst School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 420 931
Lakehurst School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $9 MM n/a
Lakehurst School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $9 MM n/a
Lakehurst School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $21,240 $0
Lakehurst School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $20,247 $0
Lakehurst 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 Manchester High School (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Manchester Township Middle School (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Manchester Township Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Manchester Manchester Township Elementary School
    101 North Colonial Dr
    Manchester , NJ , 08733
    (732)323-9600
    1.1  mi  |  595  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Manchester Manchester High School
    101 South Colonial Dr
    Manchester , NJ , 08759
    (732)657-2121
    1.1  mi  |  1096  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Lakehurst Ocvts Navy Lakehrst Center
    Vocational School
    Hangar One Naes Route 547
    Lakehurst , NJ , 08733
    (732)657-4000
    Vocational School
    1.2  mi  |  1  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Lakehurst Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Performing Arts Academy
    Vocational School
    Career And Technical Institute
    Lakehurst , NJ , 08733
    (732)457-4000
    Vocational School
    1.2  mi  |  199  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Manchester Ridgeway Elementary School
    2861 Ridgeway Rd
    Manchester , NJ , 08759
    (732)323-0800
    2.9  mi  |  509  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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