Raywood W. Kershaw School

  • Raywood W. Kershaw School serves 181 students in grades 5-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Raywood W. Kershaw School operates within the Mt. Ephraim School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 181 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 181 students
Raywood W. Kershaw School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Raywood W. Kershaw School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Raywood W. Kershaw School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Raywood W. Kershaw School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
Raywood W. Kershaw School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
10%
Raywood W. Kershaw School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
3%
25%
Raywood W. Kershaw School Black Students (1994-2015)
Black
5%
16%
Raywood W. Kershaw School Black Students (1989-2015)
White
91%
48%
Raywood W. Kershaw School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Raywood W. Kershaw School Hawaiian Students (2009-2011)
Two or more races
n/a
1%
Raywood W. Kershaw School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.17 0.42
Raywood W. Kershaw School Diversity Score (1987-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Raywood W. Kershaw School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Raywood W. Kershaw School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

  • Mt. Ephraim School District's student population of 425 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $24,128 is higher than the state average of $21,792. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $22,102 is higher than the state average of $20,672. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Mt. Ephraim School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 425 954
Mt. Ephraim School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $21 MM
Mt. Ephraim School District District Total Revenue (1992-2015)
District Spending $10 MM $20 MM
Mt. Ephraim School District District Spending (1992-2015)
District Revenue / Student $24,128 $21,792
Mt. Ephraim School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2015)
District Spending / Student $22,102 $20,672
Mt. Ephraim School District District Spending / Student (1990-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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