Whiting Elementary School

  • Whiting Elementary School serves 247 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Whiting Elementary School operates within the Manchester Township School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 247 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students247 students
Whiting Elementary School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender %Whiting Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Whiting Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeWhiting Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
Whiting Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
1%
10%
Whiting Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
13%
25%
Whiting Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
7%
16%
Whiting Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
74%
48%
Whiting Elementary School White Students (1990-2015)
Two or more races
5%
1%
Whiting Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWhiting 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.
0.430.68
Whiting 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.
20%
31%
Whiting 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.
5%
5%
Whiting Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Manchester Township School District's student population of 3,034 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,051 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,173 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameManchester Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed3,034954
Manchester Township School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
District Total Revenue$53 MM$20 MM
Manchester Township School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$54 MM$20 MM
Manchester Township School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$17,051$19,116
Manchester Township School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$17,173$19,190
Manchester 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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