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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by South River Public School District serving 2,191 students in South River, New Jersey.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% 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.

South River Public School District (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • South River South River Elementary School
    81 Johnson Place
    South River, NJ 08882
    (732)613-4073

    Grades: 3-5 | 556 students
  • South River South River High School
    11 Montgomery Street
    South River, NJ 08882
    (732)613-4014

    Grades: 9-12 | 634 students
  • South River South River Middle School
    3 Montgomery Street
    South River, NJ 08882
    (732)613-4073

    Grades: 6-8 | 536 students
  • South River South River Primary School
    22 David Street
    South River, NJ 08882
    (732)613-4006

    Grades: K-2 | 465 students

Overview

School District NameSouth River Public School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,655 students
# of Teachers130 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students866 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students789 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.60
# of American Indian Students3 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students54 students
% Asian Students
3%
# of Hispanic Students573 students
% Hispanic Students
35%
# of Black Students110 students
% Black Students
7%
# of White Students885 students
% White Students
53%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students29 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:35
# of Students in Kindergarten:135
# of Students in 1st Grade:162
# of Students in 2nd Grade:149
# of Students in 3rd Grade:170
# of Students in 4th Grade:148
# of Students in 5th Grade:167
# of Students in 6th Grade: -
# of Students in 7th Grade: -
# of Students in 8th Grade: -
# of Students in 9th Grade:166
# of Students in 10th Grade:178
# of Students in 11th Grade:151
# of Students in 12th Grade:127
# of Ungraded Students:67

District Comparison

  • South River Public 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 85-89% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
53%
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Graduation Rate85-89%
90%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,163 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 $12,849 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$31 MM$19 MM
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Spending$30 MM$19 MM
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Revenue / Student$13,163$20,704
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Spending / Student$12,849$21,080
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