Upper Township Elementary School

  • Upper Township Elementary School serves 454 students in grades 3-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Upper Township Elementary School operates within the Upper Township School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 454 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 454 students
Upper Township Elementary School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Upper Township Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Upper Township Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Upper Township Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.17 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
Upper Township Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
10%
Upper Township Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
5%
25%
Upper Township Elementary School Black Students (1989-2015)
Black
n/a
16%
Upper Township Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
91%
48%
Upper Township Elementary School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Upper Township Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
1%
Upper Township Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Upper Township 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.
0.17 0.42
Upper Township 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.
7%
31%
Upper Township 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.
1%
5%
Upper Township Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Upper Township School District's student population of 1,404 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $26,712 is higher than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $25,991 is higher than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Upper Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 1,404 954
Upper Township School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $20 MM
Upper Township School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $36 MM $20 MM
Upper Township School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $26,712 $21,422
Upper Township School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $25,991 $21,053
Upper Township 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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    Grades: PK-2 | 480 students
    0.5 miles
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    Grades: 4-8 | 507 students
    3.2 miles
    19th Street & Bay Ave
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  • WoodbineUpper Township Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 470 students
    4.4 miles
    525 Perry Rd
    WoodbineNJ 08270
    (609)628-3500
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  • Ocean CityOcean City Primary School
    Grades: KG-3 | 384 students
    4.5 miles
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    Ocean CityNJ 08226
    (609)399-3191
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    4.6 miles
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    (609)927-7161
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