Whiting Elementary School

412 Manchester Blvd,

Whiting, NJ, 08759-1336

Tel: (732)350-4994
Grades: PK-5

250 students

Whiting Elementary School serves 250 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Whiting Elementary School operates within the Manchester Township School District.

Overview

The student population of 250 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 35% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 250 students
Whiting Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Whiting Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Whiting Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 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 11:1 12:1
Whiting Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
9%
Whiting Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
10%
23%
Whiting Elementary School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
6%
17%
Whiting Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
78%
51%
Whiting 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.
0.38 0.92
Whiting 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.
21%
29%
Whiting 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.
6%
6%
Whiting Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,195 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
School District Name Manchester Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 3,195 983
Manchester Township School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $51 MM $20 MM
District Spending $51 MM $19 MM
Manchester Township School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,095 $20,414
Manchester Township School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,948 $19,395
Manchester 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 Manchester High School (5.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is N J Regional Day Jackson (7.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lakehurst Elementary School (4.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lakehurst Lakehurst Elementary School
    301 Union Ave
    Lakehurst , NJ , 08733
    (732)657-5741
    4.8  mi  |  420  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Manchester Manchester Township Elementary School
    101 North Colonial Dr
    Manchester , NJ , 08733
    (732)323-9600
    5.8  mi  |  595  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Manchester Manchester High School
    101 South Colonial Dr
    Manchester , NJ , 08759
    (732)657-2121
    5.8  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
    5.9  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
    5.9  mi  |  199  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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