Robert Menendez Elementary School



Robert Menendez Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Robert Menendez Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 7
K 74
1 91
2 79
3 85
4 65
5 81
6 68
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 36

Robert Menendez Elementary School is a public elementary school located in West New York, NJ in the West New York Board of Education School District. It enrolls 586 students in grades 1st through 12th. Robert Menendez Elementary School is the 304th largest public school in New Jersey and the 14,623rd largest nationally. It has 11.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 586
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 50
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,623rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New Jersey: 304th out of 1,586
Student/Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 653rd out of 1,572
Full Time Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 242nd out of 1,572

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Robert Menendez Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 316
(54%)
2,553
(52%)
 Female 270
(46%)
2,341
(48%)

Robert Menendez Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 504
(86%)
4,325
(88%)
 White 75
(13%)
437
(9%)
 Black 4
(1%)
61
(1%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
68
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Robert Menendez Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 434
(74%)
3,725
(76%)
 Not Eligible 96
(16%)
806
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 56
(10%)
363
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,546 ranked schools in New Jersey, Robert Menendez Elementary School is ranked 148th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Robert Menendez Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (83.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 40.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Robert Menendez Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 375
2006 390
2007 383
2008 388
2009 444
2010 336
2011 483
2012 537
2013 567
2014 564
2015 586

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.4
2006 11.5
2007 12.8
2008 11.8
2009 14.8
2010 11.6
2011 14.9
2012 N/A
2013 11.6
2014 11.1
2015 11.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.73333333333333
2006 0.73589743589744
2007 0.73890339425587
2008 0.82731958762887
2009 0.82207207207207
2010 0.84821428571429
2011 0.88612836438923
2012 0.86778398510242
2013 0.87830687830688
2014 0.81205673758865
2015 0.83617747440273

Compare Robert Menendez Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,170.0% 11.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 83.6%
 

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