Elms Elementary School

  • Elms Elementary School serves 725 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Elms Elementary School operates within the Jackson Township School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 725 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 725 students
Elms Elementary School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Elms Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Elms Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Elms Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.25 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 15:1 13:1
Elms Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2015)
Asian
2%
10%
Elms Elementary School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
9%
25%
Elms Elementary School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
3%
16%
Elms Elementary School Black Students (2005-2015)
White
86%
48%
Elms Elementary School White Students (2005-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Elms Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Elms Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ 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.
0.25 0.42
Elms Elementary School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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.
12%
31%
Elms Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
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%
Elms Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Jackson Township School District's student population of 8,846 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,593 in this district is less than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,710 is less than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Jackson Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed 8,846 954
Jackson Township School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $160 MM $20 MM
Jackson Township School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $152 MM $20 MM
Jackson Township School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,593 $21,422
Jackson Township School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $16,710 $21,053
Jackson Township School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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