East Dover Elementary School

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
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
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 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 12:1
Asian
2%
9%
Hispanic
13%
23%
Black
3%
17%
White
80%
51%
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 0.41
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.
25%
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.
4%
6%

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
Toms River Regional School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
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: 2013 (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 RiverToms River High East
    1225 Raider Way
    Toms RiverNJ 08753
    (732)505-5666
    0.5 mi | 1719 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Toms RiverCedar Grove Elementary School
    179 Cedar Grove Rd
    Toms RiverNJ 08753
    (732)505-5830
    1.1 mi | 883 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Toms RiverWashington Street Elementary School
    500 West Earl Court
    Toms RiverNJ 08753
    (732)505-5910
    1.3 mi | 385 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Island HeightsIsland Heights Elementary School
    115 Summit Ave
    Island HeightsNJ 08732
    (732)929-1222
    1.6 mi | 109 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Toms RiverHooper Ave Elementary School
    1451 Hooper Ave
    Toms RiverNJ 08753
    (732)505-5850
    2.3 mi | 756 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
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 0.33, 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.