Taunton Elementary School

  • Taunton Elementary School serves 439 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Taunton Elementary School operates within the Howell Township Public School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 439 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 439 students
Taunton Elementary School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Taunton Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Taunton Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Taunton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.36 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 13:1 13:1
Taunton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
10%
Taunton Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
12%
25%
Taunton Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
7%
16%
Taunton Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
79%
48%
Taunton Elementary School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Taunton Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2011)
All Ethnic Groups Taunton Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ 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.
0.36 0.42
Taunton Elementary 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.
14%
31%
Taunton Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2015)
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.
3%
5%
Taunton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Howell Township Public School District's student population of 6,123 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $19,340 in this district is less than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,301 is less than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Howell Township Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
2
Number of Students Managed 6,123 954
Howell Township Public School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $121 MM $20 MM
Howell Township Public School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $115 MM $20 MM
Howell Township Public School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $19,340 $21,422
Howell Township Public School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $18,301 $21,053
Howell Township Public School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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