Switlik Elementary School

  • Switlik Elementary School serves 806 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Switlik Elementary School operates within the Jackson Township School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 806 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students806 students
Switlik Elementary School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender %Switlik Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
Switlik Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeSwitlik Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
Switlik Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
1%
10%
Switlik Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
7%
25%
Switlik Elementary School Black Students (1989-2015)
Black
4%
16%
Switlik Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
87%
48%
Switlik Elementary School White Students (1990-2015)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Switlik Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2014-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSwitlik 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.
0.240.68
Switlik 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.
19%
31%
Switlik 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.
4%
5%
Switlik Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Jackson Township School District's student population of 8,846 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,533 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,223 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District NameJackson Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed8,846954
Jackson Township School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
District Total Revenue$143 MM$20 MM
Jackson Township School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$140 MM$20 MM
Jackson Township School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,533$19,116
Jackson Township School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$15,223$19,190
Jackson 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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