East Dover Elementary School

725 Vaughn Ave,

Toms River, NJ, 08753-4567

Tel: (732)505-5840
Grades: PK-5

757 students

East Dover Elementary School serves 757 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
East Dover Elementary School operates within the Toms River Regional School District.

Overview

The student population of 757 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 757 students
East Dover Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
East Dover Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade East Dover Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.34 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 15:1 12:1
East Dover Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
9%
East Dover Elementary School Asian (1992-2012)
Hispanic
13%
23%
East Dover Elementary School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
3%
17%
East Dover Elementary School Black (1990-2012)
White
80%
51%
East Dover Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups East Dover Elementary School Sch Ethnicity East Dover Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.34 0.92
East Dover 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.
25%
29%
East Dover 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.
4%
6%
East Dover Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,981 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Toms River Regional School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
2
Number of Students Managed 16,981 983
Toms River Regional School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $217 MM $20 MM
District Spending $224 MM $19 MM
Toms River Regional School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,510 $20,414
Toms River Regional School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,891 $19,395
Toms River Regional 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 Toms River High East (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Toms River Intermediate E (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cedar Grove Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Toms River Toms River High East
    1225 Raider Way
    Toms River , NJ , 08753
    (732)505-5666
    0.5  mi  |  1719  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Toms River Cedar Grove Elementary School
    179 Cedar Grove Rd
    Toms River , NJ , 08753
    (732)505-5830
    1.1  mi  |  883  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Toms River Washington Street Elementary School
    500 West Earl Court
    Toms River , NJ , 08753
    (732)505-5910
    1.3  mi  |  385  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Island Heights Island Heights Elementary School
    115 Summit Ave
    Island Heights , NJ , 08732
    (732)929-1222
    1.6  mi  |  109  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Toms River Hooper Ave Elementary School
    1451 Hooper Ave
    Toms River , NJ , 08753
    (732)505-5850
    2.3  mi  |  756  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Toms River, 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 0.35, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.41. The most diverse school in Toms River is Walnut Street Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.