Whiting Elementary School

Whiting Elementary School serves 232 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Whiting Elementary School operates within the Manchester Township School District.

School Overview

The student population of 232 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 35% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 232 students
Whiting Elementary School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Whiting Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Whiting Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Whiting Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 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 10:1 13:1
Whiting Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
9%
Whiting Elementary School Asian Students (1991-2014)
Hispanic
8%
24%
Whiting Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
5%
16%
Whiting Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
79%
49%
Whiting Elementary School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
7%
1%
Whiting 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.
0.37 0.42
Whiting 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.
18%
32%
Whiting 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.
7%
5%
Whiting Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Manchester Township School District's student population of 3,088 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,824 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has declined by 17% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,937 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District Name Manchester Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 3,088 918
Manchester Township   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $53 MM $20 MM
Manchester Township   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2012)
District Spending $54 MM $20 MM
Manchester Township   School District District Spending (1992-2012)
District Revenue / Student $15,824 $19,116
Manchester Township   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2012)
District Spending / Student $15,937 $19,190
Manchester Township   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2012)
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 Manchester Township High School (5.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Manchester Regional Day School (7.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lakehurst Elementary School (4.8 miles away)
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