Mendham Township Middle School

Serves grades 5 - 8

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
16 Washington Valley Road
Brookside, NJ 07926
Phone
(973) 543-2505
District
MENDHAM TOWNSHIP SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
MORRIS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
372
Classroom Teachers
37

* Mendham Township Middle School is one of the top 100 best public schools in America.

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Jersey

10

(10 is best)

Better than 98.9% of NJ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Mendham Township Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 93 52
Proficiency in Reading 97 58
Proficiency in Math 89 45

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 90 47
Proficiency in Reading 94 52
Proficiency in Math 86 42

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 90 48
Proficiency in Reading 98 57
Proficiency in Math 82 38

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 73 41
Proficiency in Reading 88 57
Proficiency in Math 57.9 26

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 9.95
AVG FOR DISTRICT 10.34
AVG FOR STATE 12.25
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 5 76 20.4%
Grade 6 97 26.1%
Grade 7 97 26.1%
Grade 8 102 27.4%
Total 372 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 86.3% 85.9% 46.7%
Black 1.4% 2.2% 16.3%
Hispanic 4.1% 4.0% 27.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.7% 7.6% 9.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.3% 0.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.0% 0.0% 36.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 31.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 4.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 5,892 9,005,644
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 329.7 1,220
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 2.0% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 26.3% 18.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 17.0% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 39.4% 27.8%
65 OR OLDER 15.4% 15.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,980 3,199,111
Single Parent Households With Children 1.5% 10.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.0% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 73.4% 38.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 58.3% 21.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.2% 17.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.4% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 4.9% 15.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 7.2% 13.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.1% 11.4%
$15,000 or less 0.9% 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,739 $8,604,687 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,226 $1,631,658 9.4%
Staff $471 $345,243 2.0%
General Administration $782 $573,206 3.3%
School Administration $1,364 $999,812 5.8%
Operation $2,146 $1,573,018 9.1%
Transportation $2,602 $1,907,266 11.0%
Other $404 $296,132 1.7%
Total Support $9,995 $7,326,335 42.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,883 $1,380,239 8.0%
Total Expenditures $23,617 $17,311,261 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,038 $14,104,894,942 50.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,830 $2,571,073,476 9.1%
Staff $549 $771,800,306 2.7%
General Administration $386 $543,049,578 1.9%
School Administration $879 $1,234,639,970 4.4%
Operation $1,866 $2,621,788,598 9.3%
Transportation $709 $995,790,458 3.5%
Other $439 $616,851,082 2.2%
Total Support $6,657 $9,354,921,729 33.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,311 $4,652,962,368 16.6%
Total Expenditures $20,006 $28,112,850,433 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%