Ardena Elementary School

Serves grades 3 - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
355 Adelphia Road
Farmingdale, NJ 07727
Phone
(732) 751-2485
District
HOWELL TOWNSHIP PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
MONMOUTH COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
317
Classroom Teachers
34

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Jersey

8

(10 is best)

Better than 71.6% of NJ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Ardena Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
72%
52%
72%
49%
72%
54%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
70%
53%
72%
56%
67%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
60%
51%
62%
57%
57%
45%
60%
51%
62%
57%
57%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
9
11
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 3 111 35.0%
Grade 4 107 33.8%
Grade 5 99 31.2%
Total 317 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 65.0% 73.5% 42.8%
Black 2.6% 4.2% 15.2%
Hispanic 24.5% 16.9% 31.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.8% 5.3% 10.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 22.7% 17.9% 37.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.5% 14.5% 32.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.2% 3.4% 4.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 51,765 8,882,190
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 850.2 1,203
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.0% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.7% 18.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.8% 31.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.6% 27.7%
65 OR OLDER 13.9% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 17,854 3,231,874
Single Parent Households With Children 5.8% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.4% 89.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 40.1% 39.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 29.3% 24.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 23.1% 17.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.3% 12.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.3% 14.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.6% 12.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.8% 10.4%
$15,000 or less 3.5% 8.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,656 $66,989,000 53.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,302 $13,227,000 10.6%
Staff $784 $4,506,000 3.6%
General Administration $264 $1,520,000 1.2%
School Administration $1,243 $7,144,000 5.7%
Operation $2,367 $13,603,000 10.9%
Transportation $1,490 $8,562,000 6.9%
Other $490 $2,814,000 2.3%
Total Support $8,940 $51,376,000 41.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,095 $6,291,000 5.0%
Total Expenditures $21,691 $124,656,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,128 $15,710,354,000 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,167 $3,060,054,000 9.6%
Staff $768 $1,083,625,000 3.4%
General Administration $407 $574,582,000 1.8%
School Administration $1,028 $1,451,598,000 4.5%
Operation $1,938 $2,736,501,000 8.6%
Transportation $777 $1,096,518,000 3.4%
Other $505 $712,711,000 2.2%
Total Support $7,590 $10,715,589,000 33.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,948 $5,573,392,000 17.4%
Total Expenditures $22,666 $31,999,335,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%