Spruce Run Elementary School

27 Belvidere Avenue

Clinton, NJ 08809
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (908)735-7916
  • Spruce Run Elementary School serves 250 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 54%.
  • Spruce Run Elementary School operates within the Clinton Township School District.

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School Overview

  • Spruce Run Elementary School's student population of 250 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 78% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students250 students
Spruce Run Elementary School Total Students (1987-2016)
Gender %Spruce Run Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
Spruce Run Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeSpruce Run Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Spruce Run Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 2:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Spruce Run Elementary School is 0.25, which is less 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
Spruce Run Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2016)
Asian
9%
10%
Spruce Run Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2016)
Hispanic
4%
26%
Spruce Run Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
n/a
16%
Spruce Run Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
86%
46%
Spruce Run Elementary School White Students (1990-2016)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Spruce Run Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsSpruce Run Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.250.43
Spruce Run Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
33%
Spruce Run Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
Spruce Run Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Spruce Run Elementary School is Clinton Township School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 656 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Clinton Township School District's student population of 1,387 students has decreased by 13% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $18,401 in this district is less than the state average of $20,569. The district revenue/student has declined by 12% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $17,704 is less than the state average of $20,942. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four school years.
    School District NameClinton Township School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    4
    2
    Number of Students Managed1,387921
    Clinton Township School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    63%
    40%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    67%
    50%
    District Total Revenue$29 MM$19 MM
    District Spending$28 MM$19 MM
    District Revenue / Student$18,401$20,569
    District Spending / Student$17,704$20,942
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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