Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School

  • Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School serves 805 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 39% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 43% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 54%.
  • Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School operates within the Egg Harbor Township School District.

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School Overview

  • Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School's student population of 805 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students805 students
Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School Total Students (1988-2016)
Gender %Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeClayton J. Davenport Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
40%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
50%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
19%
10%
Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2016)
Hispanic
36%
26%
Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School Black Students (1988-2016)
Black
11%
16%
Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School Black Students (1988-2016)
White
28%
46%
Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School White Students (1988-2016)
Two or more races
6%
2%
Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsClayton J. Davenport Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.750.43
Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
33%
Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School is Egg Harbor Township School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 656 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Egg Harbor Township School District's student population of 7,393 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $16,250 in this district is less than the state average of $20,569. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $17,853 is less than the state average of $20,942. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameEgg Harbor Township School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    7
    2
    Number of Students Managed7,393921
    Egg Harbor Township School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    34%
    40%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    44%
    50%
    District Total Revenue$125 MM$19 MM
    District Spending$138 MM$19 MM
    District Revenue / Student$16,250$20,569
    District Spending / Student$17,853$20,942
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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