Upper Township Elementary School

Upper Township Elementary School serves 441 students in grades 3-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Upper Township Elementary School operates within the Upper Township School District.

Overview

The student population of 441 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 441 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Students by Grade Upper Township Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 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 14:1 12:1
Hispanic
4%
23%
White
92%
51%
All Ethnic Groups Upper Township Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Upper Township 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.
0.15 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.
12%
29%
Upper Township 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.
3%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,405 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
School District Name Upper Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 1,405 983
Upper Township School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $20 MM
Upper Township School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $37 MM $19 MM
Upper Township School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $24,122 $20,414
Upper Township School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $23,927 $19,395
Upper 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 Ocean City High School (4.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Intermediate Middle School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Upper Tw Primary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MarmoraUpper Tw Primary School
    130 Old Tuckahoe Rd
    MarmoraNJ 08223
    (609)390-2242
    0.5 mi | 467 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • Ocean CityIntermediate Middle School
    19th And Bay Ave
    Ocean CityNJ 08226
    (609)399-5611
    3.2 mi | 470 students | Gr. 4-8                      
  • PetersburgUpper Township Middle School
    525 Perry Rd
    PetersburgNJ 08270
    (609)628-3500
    4.4 mi | 497 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Ocean CityPrimary Elementary School
    550 West Ave
    Ocean CityNJ 08226
    (609)399-3191
    4.5 mi | 344 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • Somers PointJordan Rd Elementary School
    Jordan Rd
    Somers PointNJ 08244
    (609)927-7161
    4.6 mi | 621 students | Gr. KG-8                      

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Cape May 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 0.32, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Cape May County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.