Upper Township Elementary School

Upper Township Elementary School serves 421 students in grades 3 - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% 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.

School Overview

The student population of 421 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 28% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 421 students
Upper Township Elementary School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Upper Township Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Upper Township Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Upper Township Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 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 13:1
Upper Township Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
5%
24%
Upper Township Elementary School Black Students (1991-2014)
White
90%
49%
Upper Township Elementary School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
5%
1%
Upper Township Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.19 0.42
Upper Township Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
11%
32%
Upper Township Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
2%
5%
Upper Township Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Upper Township School District's student population of 1,374 students has decreased by 36% over five years.
The revenue/student of $25,032 is higher than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $24,458 is higher than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Upper Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 1,374 918
Upper Township School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $20 MM
Upper Township School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $36 MM $20 MM
Upper Township School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $25,032 $19,116
Upper Township School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $24,458 $19,190
Upper Township School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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
    Grades: PK-2 | 471 students
    0.5 miles
    130 Old Tuckahoe Rd
    MarmoraNJ 08223
    (609)628-3500
    0.5PK-2471
  • Ocean CityOcean City Intermediate School
    Grades: 4-8 | 499 students
    3.2 miles
    19th St And Bay Ave
    Ocean CityNJ 08226
    (609)399-5611
    3.24-8499
  • WoodbineUpper Township Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 482 students
    4.4 miles
    525 Perry Rd
    WoodbineNJ 08270
    (609)628-3500
    4.46-8482
  • Ocean CityOcean City Primary School
    Grades: KG-3 | 379 students
    4.5 miles
    550 West Ave
    Ocean CityNJ 08226
    (609)399-3191
    4.5KG-3379
  • Somers PointJordan Road Elementary School
    Grades: KG-8 | 563 students
    4.6 miles
    129 Jordan Rd
    Somers PointNJ 08244
    (609)927-7161
    4.6KG-8563

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