Joseph C Shaner Memorial Elementary School

5801 Third Street
Mays Landing, NJ 08330
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Joseph C Shaner Memorial Elementary School serves 647 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Joseph C Shaner Memorial Elementary School's student population of 647 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students647 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Joseph C Shaner Memorial Elementary School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
10%
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Hispanic
25%
29%
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Black
23%
15%
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White
38%
44%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
9%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.740.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHamilton Township School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Joseph C Shaner Memorial Elementary School is Atlantic County Alternative High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Atlantic County Elementary And Middle Schools (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is George L. Hess Educational Complex (2.1 miles away)
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