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
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
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 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 12:1
Asian
1%
9%
Hispanic
10%
23%
Black
6%
17%
White
78%
51%
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 0.41
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%
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%

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
District Total Revenue $51 MM $20 MM
Manchester Township School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
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: 2013 (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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LakehurstLakehurst Elementary School
    301 Union Ave
    LakehurstNJ 08733
    (732)657-5741
    4.8 mi | 420 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ManchesterManchester Township Elementary School
    101 North Colonial Dr
    ManchesterNJ 08733
    (732)323-9600
    5.8 mi | 595 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • ManchesterManchester High School
    101 South Colonial Dr
    ManchesterNJ 08759
    (732)657-2121
    5.8 mi | 1096 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LakehurstOcvts Navy Lakehrst Center
    Vocational School
    Hangar One Naes Route 547
    LakehurstNJ 08733
    (732)657-4000
    Vocational School

    5.9 mi | 1 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LakehurstHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Performing Arts Academy
    Vocational School
    Career And Technical Institute
    LakehurstNJ 08733
    (732)457-4000
    Vocational School

    5.9 mi | 199 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Did You Know?
Ocean 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 0.29, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Ocean County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.