Apshawa Elementary School

140 High Crest Dr

West Milford, NJ 07480-3708

Grades: KG-6

259 students

Apshawa Elementary School serves 259 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Apshawa Elementary School operates within the West Milford Township School District.

Overview

The student population of 259 students has declined by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 53% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 259 students
Apshawa Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Apshawa Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Apshawa Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 11:1 12:1
Apshawa Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
9%
Apshawa Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
5%
24%
Apshawa Elementary School Black Students (1990-2013)
Black
1%
17%
Apshawa Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
93%
49%
Apshawa Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Apshawa 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.
0.13 0.42
Apshawa 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.
10%
31%
Apshawa 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%
Apshawa Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,692 students has decreased by 14% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $17,655 is less than the state average of $20,414. The district revenue/student has grown by 30% over four years.
The district spending/student of $17,310 is less than the state average of $19,395. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name West Milford Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
2
Number of Students Managed 3,692 922
West Milford Township School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $73 MM $20 MM
West Milford Township School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $71 MM $19 MM
West Milford Township School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,655 $20,414
West Milford Township School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,310 $19,395
West Milford 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 Kinnelon High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pearl R. Miller Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Aaron Decker School (1.2 miles away)
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  • ButlerAaron Decker School
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    ButlerNJ 07405
    (973)492-2037
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  • ButlerKinnelon High School
    121 Kinnelon Rd
    ButlerNJ 07405
    (973)838-5500
    1.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 684 students                      
  • ButlerKiel Elementary School
    115 Kiel Ave
    ButlerNJ 07405
    (973)838-0611
    1.7 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 352 students                      
  • ButlerPearl R. Miller Middle School
    117 Kiel Ave
    ButlerNJ 07405
    (973)838-5250
    1.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 533 students                      
  • BloomingdaleWalter T. Bergen Middle School
    225 Glenwild Ave
    BloomingdaleNJ 07403
    (973)838-4835
    2.2 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 279 students                      

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