Veterans Memorial Family School

  • Veterans Memorial Family School serves 490 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Veterans Memorial Family School operates within the Camden City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 490 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 490 students
Veterans Memorial Family School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Veterans Memorial Family School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Veterans Memorial Family School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Veterans Memorial Family School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 9:1 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 12:1 13:1
Veterans Memorial Family School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
10%
Veterans Memorial Family School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
n/a
25%
Veterans Memorial Family School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
n/a
16%
Veterans Memorial Family School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
n/a
48%
Veterans Memorial Family School White Students (1988-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Veterans Memorial Family School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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
Veterans Memorial Family 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.
89%
31%
Veterans Memorial Family 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%
Veterans Memorial Family School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2015)

District Comparison

  • Camden City School District's student population of 11,164 students has decreased by 18% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $32,569 is higher than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $34,436 is higher than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Camden City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
2
Number of Students Managed 11,164 954
Camden City School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $380 MM $20 MM
Camden City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $402 MM $20 MM
Camden City School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $32,569 $21,422
Camden City School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $34,436 $21,053
Camden City 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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