Rockaway, NJ
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Rockaway Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Districts in Rockaway


Rockaway Borough School District Details

Rockaway Borough School District
103 East Main Street
Rockaway, NJ 07866

891 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

20 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Rockaway Borough School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New Jersey

(10 is best)

Better than of NJ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Lincoln Elementary School
37 Keller Avenue
Rockaway, NJ, 07866
PK-03
Thomas Jefferson Middle School
95 East Main Street
Rockaway, NJ, 07866
04-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 65.9% 47.9%
Black 3.2% 16.4%
Hispanic 21.8% 26.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.1% 9.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 18.0% 35.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.3% 30.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.7% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,717 $4,198,125 47.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,872 $1,170,000 13.3%
Staff $570 $356,250 4.1%
General Administration $784 $490,000 5.6%
School Administration $523 $326,875 3.7%
Operation $1,315 $821,875 9.4%
Transportation $213 $133,125 1.5%
Other $424 $265,000 3.0%
Total Support $5,701 $3,563,125 40.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,642 $1,026,250 11.7%
Total Expenditures $14,059 $8,786,875 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,077 $14,106,790,054 50.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,835 $2,568,964,694 9.1%
Staff $551 $771,687,884 2.7%
General Administration $390 $545,394,661 1.9%
School Administration $883 $1,235,650,841 4.4%
Operation $1,874 $2,623,408,040 9.3%
Transportation $711 $995,607,882 3.5%
Other $440 $615,718,470 2.2%
Total Support $6,684 $9,356,361,788 33.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,321 $4,649,519,921 16.5%
Total Expenditures $20,083 $28,112,743,157 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Rockaway Township School District Details

Rockaway Township School District
16 School Road
Hibernia, NJ 07842

3,626 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Rockaway Township School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New Jersey

(10 is best)

Better than of NJ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Birchwood Elementary School
1 Art Street
Dover, NJ, 07801
KG-05
Catherine A Dwyer Elementary School
665 Mt Hope Avenue
Wharton, NJ, 07885
KG-05
Copeland Middle School
100 Lake Shore Drive
Rockaway, NJ, 07866
06-08
Dennis B O'brien Elementary School
16 Mineral Spring Drive
Dover, NJ, 07801
PK-05
Katharine D Malone Elementary School
524 Green Pond Road
Rockaway, NJ, 07866
KG-05
Stony Brook Elementary School
44 Stony Brook Road
Rockaway, NJ, 07866
KG-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 71.5% 47.9%
Black 3.4% 16.4%
Hispanic 16.5% 26.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.6% 9.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 15.2% 35.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.4% 30.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.8% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,406 $24,755,874 50.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $3,117 $7,415,343 15.0%
Staff $370 $880,230 1.8%
General Administration $393 $934,947 1.9%
School Administration $1,106 $2,631,174 5.3%
Operation $2,037 $4,846,023 9.8%
Transportation $1,192 $2,835,768 5.7%
Other $599 $1,425,021 2.9%
Total Support $8,815 $20,970,885 42.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,518 $3,611,322 7.3%
Total Expenditures $20,739 $49,338,081 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,077 $14,106,790,054 50.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,835 $2,568,964,694 9.1%
Staff $551 $771,687,884 2.7%
General Administration $390 $545,394,661 1.9%
School Administration $883 $1,235,650,841 4.4%
Operation $1,874 $2,623,408,040 9.3%
Transportation $711 $995,607,882 3.5%
Other $440 $615,718,470 2.2%
Total Support $6,684 $9,356,361,788 33.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,321 $4,649,519,921 16.5%
Total Expenditures $20,083 $28,112,743,157 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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