Commercial Township School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 2 public schools managed by Commercial Township School District serving 559 students in Port Norris, New Jersey.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the New Jersey state average of 55%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the state average of 12:1.

Commercial Township School District (2018-19)

Overview

School District NameCommercial Township School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students559 students
# of Teachers45 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
# of Male Students274 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students285 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.48
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students5 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students76 students
% Hispanic Students
14%
# of Black Students77 students
% Black Students
14%
# of White Students392 students
% White Students
70%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students8 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:45
# of Students in Kindergarten:59
# of Students in 1st Grade:58
# of Students in 2nd Grade:68
# of Students in 3rd Grade:39
# of Students in 4th Grade:53
# of Students in 5th Grade:55
# of Students in 6th Grade:51
# of Students in 7th Grade:49
# of Students in 8th Grade:48
# of Students in 9th Grade: -
# of Students in 10th Grade: -
# of Students in 11th Grade: -
# of Students in 12th Grade: -
# of Ungraded Students:34

District Comparison

  • Commercial 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.
  • The school district's graduation rate of % has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Commercial Township School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Commercial Township School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $24,527 is higher than the state average of $20,704. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $24,779 is higher than the state average of $21,080. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NJ)
Total Revenue$15 MM$19 MM
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Spending$15 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Commercial Township School District and average spending for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$24,527$20,704
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Spending / Student$24,779$21,080
This chart display average spending per public school student in Commercial Township School District and average spending per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Commercial Township School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.48, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.70. The most diverse school in the district is Haleyville-mauricetown Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.