West Dover Elementary School



West Dover Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Dover Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 56
1 66
2 62
3 67
4 60
5 72
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 16

West Dover Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Toms River, NJ in the Toms River Regional School District. It enrolls 399 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Dover Elementary School is the 785th largest public school in New Jersey and the 32,192nd largest nationally. It has 13.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 399
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 32,192nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New Jersey: 785th out of 1,586
Student/Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 1,184th out of 1,572
Full Time Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 959th out of 1,572

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West Dover Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 207
(52%)
5,241
(48%)
 Male 192
(48%)
5,567
(52%)

West Dover Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 270
(68%)
7,922
(73%)
 Hispanic 58
(15%)
1,667
(15%)
 Black 27
(7%)
495
(5%)
 Asian 24
(6%)
384
(4%)
 Two or More 18
(5%)
317
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
15
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
8
(0%)

West Dover Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 261
(65%)
7,394
(68%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 127
(32%)
2,905
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 11
(3%)
509
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,546 ranked schools in New Jersey, West Dover Elementary School is ranked 654th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Dover Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (34.6%) is slightly lower than the state average of 40.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

West Dover Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 453
2006 443
2007 426
2008 420
2009 407
2010 401
2011 407
2012 402
2013 390
2014 393
2015 399

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.8
2006 16.4
2007 16.4
2008 15.7
2009 14
2010 14.9
2011 15.1
2012 14.4
2013 13.3
2014 13.9
2015 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.13245033112583
2006 0.19638826185102
2007 0.16901408450704
2008 0.20714285714286
2009 0.23832923832924
2010 0.23690773067332
2011 0.24815724815725
2012 0.24875621890547
2013 0.2974358974359
2014 0.2824427480916
2015 0.34586466165414

Compare West Dover Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 34.6%
 
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public KG - 05 399 13.7:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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