Veterans Memorial Family School

Veterans Memorial Family School serves 518 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Veterans Memorial Family School operates within the Camden City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 518 students has grown by 134% over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 87% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 518 students
Veterans Memorial Family School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Veterans Memorial Family School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Veterans Memorial Family School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Veterans Memorial Family School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 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
Veterans Memorial Family School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.35 0.42
Veterans Memorial Family 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.
96%
32%
Veterans Memorial Family 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%
Veterans Memorial Family School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

Camden City School District's student population of 11,660 students has decreased by 34% over five years.
The revenue/student of $29,451 is higher than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has grown by 31% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $30,110 is higher than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Camden City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
2
Number of Students Managed 11,660 918
Camden City School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $386 MM $20 MM
Camden City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $395 MM $20 MM
Camden City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $29,451 $19,116
Camden City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $30,110 $19,190
Camden City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Camden Academy Charter High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Camden's Promise Charter School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Camden's Pride Charter School (0.4 miles away)
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    Grades: 9-12 | 442 students
    0.5 miles
    879 Beideman Ave
    CamdenNJ 08105
    (856)365-1000
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    0.5 miles
    879 Beideman Ave
    CamdenNJ 08105
    (856)365-1000
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    Grades: PK-6 | 370 students
    0.6 miles
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    CamdenNJ 08105
    (856)966-8988
    0.6PK-6370
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    0.6 miles
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    CamdenNJ 08105
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    0.6PK-8588

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