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DISCOVERY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Serves grades PK - KG

Address: 2 SCHOOL ROAD JOINT BASE MDL , NJ 08641

Phone: (609) 738-2652

District: NORTH HANOVER TOWNSHIP SCHOOL DISTRICT

County: BURLINGTON COUNTY

Type of school: Regular elementary or secondary

Magnet school: No

Charter school: No

339 Students enrolled in school

20 Classroom teachers

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Discovery Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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73%
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70%
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75%
THIS SCHOOL
STATE
PROFICIENT IN
READING & MATH
PROFICIENT IN
READING
PROFICIENT IN
MATH

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

16.95
11.41
11.99
16.11
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
AVG FOR DISTRICT
AVG FOR STATE
AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Pre-Kindergarten (PK) 137 40.41%
Kindergarten 178 52.51%
TOTAL 339 100%
School enrollment by group
ETHNIC/RACIAL GROUPS THIS SCHOOL THIS DISTRICT THIS STATE
WHITE (NON-HISPANIC) (%) 62.5% 63.3% 48.9%
BLACK (%) 11.8% 15.5% 16.0%
HISPANIC (%) 16.5% 14.5% 24.1%
ASIAN OR PACIFIC ISLANDER (%) 0.3% 1.2% 9.3%
AMERICAN INDIAN OR NATIVE OF ALASKA (%) 0.3% 0.6% 0.1%
ECONOMIC GROUPS THIS SCHOOL THIS DISTRICT THIS STATE
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 29.2% 34.8% 37.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 15.3% 16.2% 32.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.9% 18.6% 5.0%
District Educational Environment
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 9,436 8,958,013
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 371 1214
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 12.4% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.1% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 43.1% 32.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 15.6% 27.8%
65 OR OLDER 5.8% 14.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
NUMBER OF HOUSEHOLDS 2,842 3,195,574
SINGLE PARENT HOUSEHOLDS WITH CHILDREN 12.5% 10.50%
ADULTS WITH AT LEAST A HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA 93.91% 88.39%
ADULTS WITH AT LEAST A BACHELOR'S DEGREE 25.94% 36.35%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.5% 18.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.1% 17.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.5% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 23.2% 16.0%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.5% 14.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.8% 12.0%
$15,000 or less 6.2% 9.2%

Educational Expenditures

FOR THIS DISTRICT PER STUDENT TOTAL % OF TOTAL
INSTRUCTIONAL EXPENDITURES $10,360 $13,167,000 54.1
SUPPORT EXPENDITURES
STUDENT $1,674 $2,128,000 8.7
STAFF $743 $944,000 3.9
GENERAL ADMINISTRATION $388 $493,000 2.0
SCHOOL ADMINISTRATION $965 $1,226,000 5.0
OPERATION $2,005 $2,548,000 10.5
TRANSPORTATION $1,263 $1,605,000 6.6
OTHER $471 $599,000 2.5
TOTAL SUPPORT $7,508 $9,543,000 39.2
NON-INSTRUCTIONAL EXPENDITURES $1,269 $1,613,000 6.6
TOTAL EXPENDITURES $19,137 $24,323,000 100.0
FOR THE STATE PER STUDENT TOTAL % OF TOTAL
INSTRUCTIONAL EXPENDITURES $10,045 $13,768,220,000 50.1
SUPPORT EXPENDITURES
STUDENT $1,808 $2,477,732,000 9.0
STAFF $551 $755,463,000 2.8
GENERAL ADMINISTRATION $371 $508,738,000 1.9
SCHOOL ADMINISTRATION $875 $1,198,958,000 4.4
OPERATION $1,895 $2,597,633,000 9.5
TRANSPORTATION $905 $1,241,121,000 4.5
OTHER $433 $593,074,000 2.2
TOTAL SUPPORT $6,838 $9,372,719,000 34.1
NON-INSTRUCTIONAL EXPENDITURES $3,151 $4,319,517,000 15.7
TOTAL EXPENDITURES $20,034 $27,460,456,000 100.0
FOR THE NATION PER STUDENT TOTAL % OF TOTAL
INSTRUCTIONAL EXPENDITURES $6,701 $333,638,169,000 52.1
SUPPORT EXPENDITURES
STUDENT $591 $29,412,404,174 4.6
STAFF $492 $24,492,916,000 3.8
GENERAL ADMINISTRATION $209 $10,424,317,000 1.6
SCHOOL ADMINISTRATION $594 $29,556,027,000 4.6
OPERATION $1,037 $51,633,785,000 8.1
TRANSPORTATION $496 $24,688,412,826 3.9
OTHER $387 $19,255,863,000 3.0
TOTAL SUPPORT $3,805 $189,463,725,000 29.6
NON-INSTRUCTIONAL EXPENDITURES $2,365 $117,743,383,000 18.4
TOTAL EXPENDITURES $12,871 $640,845,277,000 100.0
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