Southard Elementary School (Closed 2010)

Southard Elementary School served 335 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment was 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students335 students
This chart display total students of Southard Elementary School by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Southard Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Southard Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
4%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Southard Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
15%
29%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Southard Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black
3%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Southard Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
78%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Southard Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Southard Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score
0.370.70
This chart display the diversity score of Southard Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Southard Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Southard Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHowell Township Public School District
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Southard Elementary School is Lakewood High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lakewood Middle School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sylvia Rosenauer Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jackson Sylvia Rosenauer Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 319 students
    1.3 miles
    60 Citadel Drive
    Jackson, NJ 08527
    (732) 833-4630
    1.3 PK-5 319
  • Howell Taunton Elementary School
    Grades: K-2 | 358 students
    1.6 miles
    41 Taunton Drive
    Howell, NJ 07731
    (732) 751-2497
    1.6 K-2 358
  • Howell Aldrich Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 427 students
    1.7 miles
    615 Aldrich Road
    Howell, NJ 07731
    (732) 751-2483
    1.7 3-5 427
  • Howell Newbury Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 399 students
    2.0 miles
    179 Newbury Road
    Howell, NJ 07731
    (732) 751-2491
    2 3-5 399
  • Lakewood Clifton Ave Grade School Math: 28% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-5 | 627 students
    2.3 miles
    625 Clifton Avenue
    Lakewood, NJ 08701
    (732) 905-3650
    2.3 1-5 627
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