Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School

  • Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School serves 564 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is higher 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 40-44% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 54%.
  • Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School operates within the Piscataway Township School District.

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School Overview

  • Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School's student population of 564 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students564 students
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Total Students (1988-2016)
Gender %Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2016)
Students by GradeDwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Dwight D. Eisenhower 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 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dwight D. Eisenhower 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)50-54%
40%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
50%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2016)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
35%
10%
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2016)
Hispanic
28%
26%
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Black Students (1988-2016)
Black
22%
16%
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Black Students (1988-2016)
White
11%
46%
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School White Students (1988-2016)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsDwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.750.43
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
33%
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School is Piscataway Township School District, which is ranked within the top 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.
    • Piscataway Township School District's student population of 7,241 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $15,532 in this district is less than the state average of $20,569. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $15,602 is less than the state average of $20,942. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
    School District NamePiscataway Township School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    10
    2
    Number of Students Managed7,241921
    Piscataway Township School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    47%
    40%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    51%
    50%
    District Total Revenue$114 MM$19 MM
    District Spending$115 MM$19 MM
    District Revenue / Student$15,532$20,569
    District Spending / Student$15,602$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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