Whitehouse School

Tel: (908)534-4411
Grades KG-3
342 students
Whitehouse School serves 342 students in grades KG - 3.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Whitehouse School operates within the Readington Township Public School District.

School Overview

The student population of 342 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-3
Total Students 342 students
Whitehouse School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Whitehouse School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Whitehouse School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Whitehouse School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 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 13:1
Whitehouse School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
7%
9%
Whitehouse School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
6%
24%
Whitehouse School Black Students (1991-2013)
Black
2%
16%
Whitehouse School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
85%
49%
Whitehouse School White Students (1988-2013)
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.
0.27 0.42
Whitehouse 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.
7%
32%
Whitehouse School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2014)
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.
n/a
5%
Whitehouse School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

Readington Township Public School District's student population of 1,775 students has decreased by 16% over five years.
The revenue/student of $18,284 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $16,702 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Readington Township Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 1,775 918
Readington Township Public   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $38 MM $20 MM
Readington Township Public   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $35 MM $20 MM
Readington Township Public   School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $18,284 $19,116
Readington Township Public   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $16,702 $19,190
Readington Township Public   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 Esc Academy At Tewksbury (6.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Readington Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lebanon Borough School (4.4 miles away)
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  • Whitehouse StationReadington Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 709 students
    1.8 miles
    48 Readington Rd
    Whitehouse StationNJ 08889
    (908)534-2113
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  • Whitehouse StationHolland Brook School
    Grades: 4-5 | 405 students
    1.9 miles
    52 Readington Rd
    Whitehouse StationNJ 08889
    (908)823-0454
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    3.7 miles
    220 Baird Rd
    SomervilleNJ 08876
    (908)526-1415
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    Grades: 4-5 | 360 students
    4.1 miles
    136 Cedar Grove Rd
    SomervilleNJ 08876
    (908)722-2400
    4.14-5360
  • LebanonLebanon Borough School
    Grades: PK-6 | 89 students
    4.4 miles
    6 Maple St
    LebanonNJ 08833
    (908)236-2448
    4.4PK-689

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