Town Center Elementary School At Plainsboro

Serves grades PK - 2

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
700 Wyndhurst Drive
Plainsboro, NJ 08536
Phone
(609) 716-8330
District
WEST WINDSOR-PLAINSBORO REGIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
MIDDLESEX COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
462
Classroom Teachers
50

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Jersey

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Better than ×% of NJ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Town Center Elementary School At Plainsboro Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade total

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 49
Proficiency in Reading 56
Proficiency in Math 42

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
9
13
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 14 3.0%
Kindergarten 99 21.4%
Grade 1 155 33.5%
Grade 2 153 33.1%
Total 462 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 9.8% 19.2% 43.9%
Black 4.8% 5.0% 15.7%
Hispanic 5.9% 4.5% 29.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 79.4% 71.2% 10.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 7.8% 5.0% 36.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.7% 3.5% 31.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.1% 1.5% 4.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 51,127 8,882,190
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,327.0 1,203
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.2% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.6% 18.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.2% 32.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.7% 27.9%
65 OR OLDER 11.3% 15.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 19,008 3,203,864
Single Parent Households With Children 6.3% 9.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.8% 89.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 79.9% 38.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 43.9% 22.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.1% 17.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.8% 12.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 11.0% 14.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 7.6% 13.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 3.6% 11.0%
$15,000 or less 3.9% 8.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,080 $97,443,360 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,523 $14,722,841 8.2%
Staff $726 $7,018,242 3.9%
General Administration $216 $2,088,072 1.2%
School Administration $1,015 $9,812,005 5.5%
Operation $1,475 $14,258,825 8.0%
Transportation $1,027 $9,928,009 5.5%
Other $363 $3,509,121 2.0%
Total Support $6,345 $61,337,115 34.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,104 $20,339,368 11.4%
Total Expenditures $18,529 $179,119,843 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,015 $15,487,324,159 49.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,061 $2,897,747,403 9.3%
Staff $593 $834,099,359 2.7%
General Administration $397 $558,620,417 1.8%
School Administration $997 $1,401,340,416 4.5%
Operation $1,911 $2,686,765,332 8.6%
Transportation $754 $1,059,620,211 3.4%
Other $490 $688,604,947 2.2%
Total Support $7,203 $10,126,757,956 32.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,901 $5,484,201,846 17.6%
Total Expenditures $22,119 $31,098,296,526 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%