Betty Mcelmon Elementary



Betty Mcelmon Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Betty Mcelmon Elementary Students by Grade
PK 19
K 65
1 50
2 51
3 61
4 63
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Betty Mcelmon Elementary is a public elementary school located in West Long Branch, NJ in the West Long Branch School District. It enrolls 309 students in grades 1st through 12th. Betty Mcelmon Elementary is the 1,130th largest public school in New Jersey and the 40,796th largest nationally. It has 11.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 309
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.88
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 40,796th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New Jersey: 1,130th out of 1,586
Student/Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 590th out of 1,572
Full Time Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 1,084th out of 1,572

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Betty Mcelmon Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 163
(53%)
292
(50%)
 Female 146
(47%)
288
(50%)

Betty Mcelmon Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 255
(83%)
477
(82%)
 Hispanic 35
(11%)
63
(11%)
 Two or More 13
(4%)
23
(4%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
8
(1%)
 Black 3
(1%)
9
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Betty Mcelmon Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 261
(84%)
487
(84%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 30
(10%)
65
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 18
(6%)
28
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,546 ranked schools in New Jersey, Betty Mcelmon Elementary is ranked 1,069th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Betty Mcelmon Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (15.5%) is 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.

Betty Mcelmon Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 298
2006 298
2007 281
2008 266
2009 260
2010 248
2011 237
2012 249
2013 245
2014 241
2015 309

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.7
2006 13
2007 13.4
2008 10.6
2009 12.4
2010 11.9
2011 9.9
2012 10.7
2013 10.6
2014 11.8
2015 11.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.030201342281879
2006 0.030201342281879
2007 0.060498220640569
2008 0.082706766917293
2009 0.084615384615385
2010 0.10483870967742
2011 0.075949367088608
2012 0.14457831325301
2013 0.15510204081633
2014 0.14107883817427
2015 0.15533980582524

Compare Betty Mcelmon Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,150.0% 11.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 15.5%
 
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public PK - 04 309 11.5:1  
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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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