Apshawa Elementary School

  • Apshawa Elementary School serves 260 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Apshawa Elementary School operates within the West Milford Township Public School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 260 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-6
Total Students260 students
Apshawa Elementary School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender %Apshawa Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Apshawa Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeApshawa Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
Apshawa Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
3%
10%
Apshawa Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
6%
25%
Apshawa Elementary School Black Students (1994-2015)
Black
1%
16%
Apshawa Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
90%
48%
Apshawa Elementary School White Students (1990-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsApshawa Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ 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.
0.190.68
Apshawa Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
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.
14%
31%
Apshawa Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
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.
1%
5%
Apshawa Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • West Milford Township Public School District's student population of 3,600 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $19,768 is higher than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $19,522 is higher than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District NameWest Milford Township Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
2
Number of Students Managed3,600954
West Milford Township Public School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
District Total Revenue$73 MM$20 MM
West Milford Township Public School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$72 MM$20 MM
West Milford Township Public School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$19,768$19,116
West Milford Township Public School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$19,522$19,190
West Milford Township Public School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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