Rockaway Township School District

  • There are 6 public schools managed by Rockaway Township School District serving 2,399 students in Dover, NJ. Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Jersey state average of 54%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the state average of 12:1.

Rockaway Township School District

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Dover Birchwood Elementary School
    1 Art Street
    Dover, NJ 07801

    Grades: K-5 | 288 students
  • Wharton Carine A Dwyer Elementary School
    665 Mt Hope Avenue
    Wharton, NJ 07885

    Grades: K-5 | 319 students
  • Rockaway Copeland Middle School
    100 Lake Shore Drive
    Rockaway, NJ 07866

    Grades: 6-8 | 859 students
  • Dover Dennis B O'brien Elementary School
    16 Mineral Spring Drive
    Dover, NJ 07801

    Grades: PK-5 | 339 students
  • Rockaway Katharine D Malone Elementary School
    524 Green Pond Road
    Rockaway, NJ 07866

    Grades: K-5 | 273 students
  • Rockaway Stony Brook Elementary School
    44 Stony Brook Road
    Rockaway, NJ 07866

    Grades: K-5 | 321 students


Rockaway Township School District(NJ) District Average
# of Students2,399 students319 students
Rockaway Township   School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
# of Teachers226 Teacher(s)29 Teacher(s)
Rockaway Township   School District Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio11:111:1
Rockaway Township   School District Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2016)
# of Male Students1,231 students150 students
% Male Students
# of Female Students1,168 students155 students
% Female Students

Students by Ethnicity:

# of American Indian Students1 students1 students
% American Indian Students
# of Asian Students195 students23 students
% Asian Students
# of Hispanic Students451 students61 students
% Hispanic Students
# of Black Students69 students7 students
% Black Students
# of White Students1,628 students223 students
% White Students
# of Hawaiian Students1 students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
# of Two or more races Students54 students9 students
% of Two or more races Students
Rockaway Township   School District All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.500.47
Rockaway Township   School District Diversity Score (1988-2016)

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:2525
# of Students in Kindergarten:24953
# of Students in 1st Grade:23244
# of Students in 2nd Grade:24049
# of Students in 3rd Grade:23246
# of Students in 4th Grade:25153
# of Students in 5th Grade:23843
# of Students in 6th Grade:269269
# of Students in 7th Grade:293293
# of Students in 8th Grade:295295
# of Students in 9th Grade: - -
# of Students in 10th Grade: - -
# of Students in 11th Grade: - -
# of Students in 12th Grade: - -
# of Ungraded Students:7514
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Did You Know?
Rockaway Township School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.50, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.69. The most diverse school in the district is Birchwood Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.