Whiting Elementary School

Grades: KG-5

231 students

Whiting Elementary School serves 231 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower 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 51%.
Whiting Elementary School operates within the Manchester Township School District.

Overview

The student population of 231 students has declined by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 50% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 231 students
Whiting Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Whiting Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Whiting Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 12:1
Whiting Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
8%
24%
Whiting Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
7%
17%
Whiting Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
81%
49%
Whiting Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
4%
1%
Whiting Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Whiting Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.42
Whiting 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.
21%
31%
Whiting Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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.
5%
6%
Whiting Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,120 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,095 is less than the state average of $20,414. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,948 is less than the state average of $19,395. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District Name Manchester Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 3,120 922
Manchester Township   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $51 MM $20 MM
Manchester Township   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $51 MM $19 MM
Manchester Township   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,095 $20,414
Manchester Township   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,948 $19,395
Manchester Township   School District 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 Manchester Township High School (5.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Manchester Regional Day School (7.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lakehurst Elementary School (4.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LakehurstLakehurst Elementary School
    301 Union Ave
    LakehurstNJ 08733
    (732)657-5741
    4.8 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 425 students                      
  • LakehurstManchester Township Elementary School
    101 North Colonial Dr
    LakehurstNJ 08733
    (732)323-9600
    5.8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 601 students                      
  • Manchester TownshipManchester Township High School
    101 South Colonial Dr
    Manchester TownshipNJ 08759
    (732)657-2121
    5.8 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1041 students                      
  • LakehurstOcean County Vocational Technical School Lakehurst Center
    Vocational School
    Hangar One Joint Base
    LakehurstNJ 08733
    (732)286-5678
    Vocational School

    5.9 mi | Gr. 11-12 | 2 students                      
  • Lakehurst Performing Arts Academy Of The Ocean County Vocati
    Vocational School
    Joint Base
    LakehurstNJ 08733
    (732)286-5678
    Vocational School

    5.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 218 students                      

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