Macafee Road School

Serves grades PK - 4

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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: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
53 Macafee Road
Somerset, NJ 08873
Phone
(732) 249-9097
District
FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
SOMERSET COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
398
Classroom Teachers
36

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Jersey

5

(10 is best)

Better than 42.2% of NJ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Macafee Road School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 51 52
Proficiency in Reading 42 51
Proficiency in Math 59 53

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 48 53
Proficiency in Reading 54 57
Proficiency in Math 42 49

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 11.02
AVG FOR DISTRICT 10.96
AVG FOR STATE 12.22
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 25 6.3%
Kindergarten 75 18.8%
Grade 1 68 17.1%
Grade 2 62 15.6%
Grade 3 76 19.1%
Grade 4 69 17.3%
Total 398 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 18.4% 13.3% 45.8%
Black 44.6% 38.4% 16.0%
Hispanic 22.0% 31.4% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 14.8% 16.3% 10.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.5% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 37.9% 48.0% 36.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 31.7% 40.2% 31.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.3% 7.7% 4.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 65,999 8,908,520
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,408.9 1,207
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.0% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.3% 18.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.6% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.3% 27.8%
65 OR OLDER 16.7% 15.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 24,016 3,164,609
Single Parent Households With Children 8.4% 10.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.6% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 49.9% 38.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 26.1% 21.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.7% 17.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.9% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.9% 15.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.0% 13.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.2% 11.4%
$15,000 or less 5.2% 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,214 $74,929,904 42.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,001 $14,679,336 8.3%
Staff $756 $5,546,016 3.1%
General Administration $313 $2,296,168 1.3%
School Administration $1,001 $7,343,336 4.1%
Operation $1,984 $14,554,624 8.2%
Transportation $1,379 $10,116,344 5.7%
Other $460 $3,374,560 1.9%
Total Support $7,894 $57,910,384 32.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $6,108 $44,808,288 25.2%
Total Expenditures $24,216 $177,648,576 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,604 $14,970,833,107 49.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,968 $2,777,873,561 9.2%
Staff $577 $814,793,701 2.7%
General Administration $375 $529,617,536 1.8%
School Administration $962 $1,357,954,822 4.5%
Operation $1,857 $2,621,550,093 8.7%
Transportation $744 $1,049,805,051 3.5%
Other $474 $668,867,364 2.2%
Total Support $6,956 $9,820,594,337 32.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,874 $5,468,730,747 18.1%
Total Expenditures $21,433 $30,260,179,262 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%