Reeds Road Elementary School

103 South Reeds Road

Absecon, NJ 08205

Tel: (609)748-1250
  • Reeds Road Elementary School serves 607 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Reeds Road Elementary School operates within the Galloway Township School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 607 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-6
Total Students607 students
Reeds Road Elementary School Total Students (1990-2015)
Gender %Reeds Road Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
Reeds Road Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradeReeds Road Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
Reeds Road Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2015)
Asian
16%
10%
Reeds Road Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
21%
25%
Reeds Road Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
16%
16%
Reeds Road Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
39%
48%
Reeds Road Elementary School White Students (1990-2015)
Two or more races
8%
1%
Reeds Road Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsReeds Road Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.750.42
Reeds Road Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
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.
41%
31%
Reeds Road Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
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.
11%
5%
Reeds Road Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Galloway Township School District's student population of 3,275 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,965 in this district is less than the state average of $19,857. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,694 is less than the state average of $20,218. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District NameGalloway Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed3,275954
Galloway Township School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
District Total Revenue$63 MM$19 MM
Galloway Township School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$62 MM$19 MM
Galloway Township School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$18,965$19,857
Galloway Township School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$18,694$20,218
Galloway Township School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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