Lower Township Elementary School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Lower Township Elementary School District serving 1,703 students in Cape May, New Jersey.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority 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.

Lower Township Elementary School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Cape May Carl T. Mitnick School
    905 Seashore Road
    Cape May, NJ 08204
    (609)884-9470

    Grades: 1-2 | 414 students
  • Villas David C. Douglass Memorial School
    2600 Bayshore Rd
    Villas, NJ 08251
    (609)884-9430

    Grades: PK-K | 390 students
  • Cape May Maud Abrams School
    714 Townbank Rd
    Cape May, NJ 08204
    (609)884-9420

    Grades: 3-4 | 461 students
  • Cape May Sandman Consolidated School
    838 Seashore Rd
    Cape May, NJ 08204
    (609)884-9410

    Grades: 5-6 | 438 students

Overview

School District NameLower Township Elementary School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,703 students
# of Teachers139 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
# of Male Students868 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students835 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.33
# of American Indian Students2 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students15 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students190 students
% Hispanic Students
11%
# of Black Students120 students
% Black Students
7%
# of White Students1,373 students
% White Students
81%
# of Hawaiian Students2 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students1 students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:184
# of Students in Kindergarten:180
# of Students in 1st Grade:201
# of Students in 2nd Grade:196
# of Students in 3rd Grade:223
# of Students in 4th Grade:219
# of Students in 5th Grade:202
# of Students in 6th Grade:218
# of Students in 7th Grade: -
# of Students in 8th Grade: -
# of Students in 9th Grade: -
# of Students in 10th Grade: -
# of Students in 11th Grade: -
# of Students in 12th Grade: -
# of Ungraded Students:80

District Comparison

  • Lower Township Elementary 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)
35%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lower Township Elementary 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)
45%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lower Township Elementary 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 $16,805 in this school district is less 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 $17,313 is less 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$30 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lower Township Elementary School District and average revenue for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$31 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Lower Township Elementary School District and average spending for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$16,805$20,704
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lower Township Elementary School District and average revenue per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$17,313$21,080
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lower Township Elementary 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?
Lower Township Elementary School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.33, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.43. The most diverse school in the district is Carl T. Mitnick School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.