Katharine D Malone Elementary School

524 Green Pond Rd

Rockaway, NJ 07866-4522

Grades: KG-5

256 students

Katharine D Malone Elementary School serves 256 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Katharine D Malone Elementary School operates within the Rockaway Township School District.

Overview

The student population of 256 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 80% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 256 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 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
American Indian
1% n/a
Asian
5%
9%
Hispanic
4%
24%
Black
3%
17%
White
87%
49%
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.
0.24 0.42
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.
5%
31%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,426 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
School District Name Rockaway Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 2,426 922
District Total Revenue $49 MM $20 MM
District Spending $50 MM $19 MM
District Revenue / Student $18,024 $20,414
District Spending / Student $18,385 $19,395
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 Park Lake School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Copeland Middle School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Catherine A Dwyer Elementary School (3.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RockawayCopeland Middle School
    100 Lake Shore Dr
    RockawayNJ 07866
    (973)627-2465
    3.3 mi | 905 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • WhartonCatherine A Dwyer Elementary School
    665 Mt Hope Ave
    WhartonNJ 07885
    (973)361-7450
    3.6 mi | 309 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • RockawayStony Brook Elementary School
    44 Stony Brook Rd
    RockawayNJ 07866
    (973)627-2411
    3.7 mi | 363 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • RockawayPark Lake School
    Special Education School
    72 Academy St
    RockawayNJ 07866
    (973)983-1099
    Special Education School

    4.1 mi | 29 students | Gr. Inquire with school                      
  • DenvilleValleyview Middle School
    320 Diamond Spring Rd
    DenvilleNJ 07834
    (973)983-6535
    4.2 mi | 662 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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