Salem County Special Services School District

All
(3)
All
(3)
 
High
(3)
High
(3)
 
Middle
(3)
Middle
(3)
 
Elementary
(3)
Elementary
(3)
 
Pre-K
(1)
Pre-K
(1)
 
  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Salem County Special Services School District serving 190 students in Penns Grove, New Jersey.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the New Jersey state average of 55%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is less than the state average of 12:1.

Salem County Special Services School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Penns Grove Alternative Middle & High School Alternative School
    Salem Community College, David
    Penns Grove, NJ 08069
    (856)935-7552

    Grades: 6-12 | 47 students
  • Bridgeton Cumberland Campus Special Education School
    13 Ramah Road
    Bridgeton, NJ 08302
    (856)459-1061

    Grades: PK-12 | 106 students
  • Elmer Daretown School Special Education School
    404 Daretown Road
    Elmer, NJ 08318
    (856)358-2108

    Grades: K-12 | 37 students

Overview

School District NameSalem County Special Services School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students190 students
# of Teachers33 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
# of Male Students139 students
% Male Students
73%
# of Female Students51 students
% Female Students
27%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.67
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students54 students
% Hispanic Students
28%
# of Black Students73 students
% Black Students
38%
# of White Students60 students
% White Students
32%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students3 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:2
# of Students in Kindergarten:4
# of Students in 1st Grade:1
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2
# of Students in 3rd Grade:4
# of Students in 4th Grade:1
# of Students in 5th Grade:2
# of Students in 6th Grade:4
# of Students in 7th Grade:9
# of Students in 8th Grade:5
# of Students in 9th Grade:10
# of Students in 10th Grade:18
# of Students in 11th Grade:11
# of Students in 12th Grade:8
# of Ungraded Students:109

District Comparison

  • The school district's graduation rate of 50% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Graduation Rate
(10-11)
<50%
86%

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $129,259 is higher than the state average of $20,704. The school district revenue/student has grown by 107% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $139,906 is higher than the state average of $21,080. The school district spending/student has grown by 107% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NJ)
Total Revenue$11 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Salem County Special Services School District and average revenue for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$12 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Salem County Special Services School District and average spending for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$129,259$20,704
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Salem County Special Services School District and average revenue per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$139,906$21,080
This chart display average spending per public school student in Salem County Special Services School District and average spending per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Recent Articles
Learn how various states regulate maximum class sizes.
Being a parent is never easy, but some children are more challenging than others. If you're concerned that your child's behavioral issues might be more than just temporary, consider whether an alternative school might be the next move.
All students deserve to have an equal chance at academic success but not every student learns in the same way. Alternative schools provide students with unique challenges or abilities an opportunity to succeed in a different educational setting. Keep reading to learn more about alternative schools and their impact on college admissions.
Did You Know?
Salem County Special Services School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.67, which is higher than the New Jersey average of 0.43. The most diverse school in the district is Daretown School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.