Rockaway Township School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there is 1 public preschool managed by Rockaway Township School District serving 339 students in Dover, New Jersey.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Jersey state average of 54%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the state average of 12:1.

Rockaway Township School District (2018-19)

Overview

School District NameRockaway Township School District
# of Schools6
# of Students2,399
# of Teachers226
Student : Teacher Ratio11
# of Male Students1,231
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students1,168
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.50
# of American Indian Students1
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students195
% Asian Students
8%
# of Hispanic Students451
% Hispanic Students
19%
# of Black Students69
% Black Students
3%
# of White Students1,628
% White Students
68%
# of Hawaiian Students1
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students54
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:25
# of Students in Kindergarten:249
# of Students in 1st Grade:232
# of Students in 2nd Grade:240
# of Students in 3rd Grade:232
# of Students in 4th Grade:251
# of Students in 5th Grade:238
# of Students in 6th Grade:269
# of Students in 7th Grade:293
# of Students in 8th Grade:295
# of Students in 9th Grade: -
# of Students in 10th Grade: -
# of Students in 11th Grade: -
# of Students in 12th Grade: -
# of Ungraded Students:75

District Comparison

  • Rockaway Township School District, which is ranked within the top 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rockaway Township School District and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rockaway Township School District and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $20,309 in this school district is less than the state average of $20,569. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $20,926 is less than the state average of $20,942. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NJ)
Total Revenue$49 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Rockaway Township School District and average revenue for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$51 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Rockaway Township School District and average spending for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$20,309$20,569
This chart display average revenue per student in Rockaway Township School District and average revenue per student in NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$20,926$20,942
This chart display average spending per student in Rockaway Township School District and average spending per student in NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Rockaway Township School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.50, which is higher than the New Jersey average of 0.43. 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.