Ocean Township Elementary School

  • Ocean Township Elementary School serves 421 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Ocean Township Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 54%.

Top Placements

Ocean Township Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • Ocean Township Elementary School's student population of 421 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students421 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ocean Township Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ocean Township Elementary School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ocean Township Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ocean Township Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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Asian
4%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ocean Township Elementary School and the percentage of Asian students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
19%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ocean Township Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
12%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ocean Township Elementary School and the percentage of Black students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
63%
46%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ocean Township Elementary School and the percentage of White students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Ocean Township Elementary School and the percentage of students of two or more races in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ocean Township Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.560.43
This chart display the diversity score of Ocean Township Elementary School and the average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ocean Township Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ocean Township Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTownship Of Ocean School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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