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 13:1.
  • 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 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 260 students
Apshawa Elementary School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Apshawa Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Apshawa Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Apshawa Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 13:1 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 10:1 13:1
Apshawa Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Apshawa Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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
Apshawa Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2015)
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.
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Apshawa 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.
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Apshawa Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

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 $20,905 in this district is less than the state average of $21,792. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $19,441 is less than the state average of $20,672. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name West Milford Township Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
2
Number of Students Managed 3,600 954
West Milford Township Public School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
District Total Revenue $77 MM $21 MM
West Milford Township Public School District District Total Revenue (1992-2015)
District Spending $72 MM $20 MM
West Milford Township Public School District District Spending (1992-2015)
District Revenue / Student $20,905 $21,792
West Milford Township Public School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2015)
District Spending / Student $19,441 $20,672
West Milford Township Public School District District Spending / Student (1990-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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