Upper Township Elementary School

Upper Township Elementary School serves 446 students in grades 3-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Upper Township Elementary School operates within the Upper Township School District.

Overview

The student population of 446 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 42% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 446 students
Upper Township Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Upper Township Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Upper Township Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 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 12:1 12:1
Upper Township Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
5%
24%
Upper Township Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
91%
49%
Upper Township Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
4%
1%
Upper Township Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Upper Township Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.17 0.42
Upper Township Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
13%
31%
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.
4%
6%
Upper Township Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,408 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $24,122 is higher than the state average of $20,414. The district revenue/student has grown by 29% over four years.
The district spending/student of $23,927 is higher than the state average of $19,395. The district spending/student has grown by 31% over four years.
School District Name Upper Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 1,408 922
Upper Township School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $20 MM
Upper Township School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $37 MM $19 MM
Upper Township School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $24,122 $20,414
Upper Township School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $23,927 $19,395
Upper Township School District 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 Ocean City Intermediate School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Upper Township Primary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MarmoraUpper Township Primary School
    130 Old Tuckahoe Rd
    MarmoraNJ 08223
    (609)390-2242
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 467 students                      
  • Ocean CityOcean City Intermediate School
    19th And Bay Ave
    Ocean CityNJ 08226
    (609)399-5611
    3.2 mi | Gr. 4-8 | 487 students                      
  • WoodbineUpper Township Middle School
    525 Perry Rd
    WoodbineNJ 08270
    (609)628-3500
    4.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 495 students                      
  • Ocean CityOcean City Primary School
    550 West Ave
    Ocean CityNJ 08226
    (609)399-3191
    4.5 mi | Gr. KG-3 | 371 students                      
  • Somers PointJordan Road Elementary School
    129 Jordan Rd
    Somers PointNJ 08244
    (609)927-7161
    4.6 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 593 students                      

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