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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • 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
348
Classroom Teachers
40

* 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 99.7% 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 95 52
Proficiency in Reading 98 57
Proficiency in Math 92 48

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 90 48
Proficiency in Reading 96 55
Proficiency in Math 83 42

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 92 51
Proficiency in Reading 98 61
Proficiency in Math 86 42

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 97 42
Proficiency in Reading 100 58
Proficiency in Math 93.6 26

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 8.68
AVG FOR DISTRICT 9.41
AVG FOR STATE 12.22
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 5 74 21.3%
Grade 6 75 21.6%
Grade 7 100 28.7%
Grade 8 99 28.4%
Total 348 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 85.0% 85.1% 45.8%
Black 2.3% 2.5% 16.0%
Hispanic 2.9% 4.0% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.7% 8.3% 10.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.0% 0.0% 36.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 31.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 4.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 5,877 8,908,520
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 328.9 1,207
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.2% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 24.5% 18.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 19.3% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 38.5% 27.8%
65 OR OLDER 12.5% 15.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,908 3,164,609
Single Parent Households With Children 1.7% 10.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.7% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 75.8% 38.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 60.9% 21.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.4% 17.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.0% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 3.8% 15.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.1% 13.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 1.0% 11.4%
$15,000 or less 3.9% 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,960 $9,175,680 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,388 $1,690,704 9.3%
Staff $564 $399,312 2.2%
General Administration $767 $543,036 3.0%
School Administration $1,144 $809,952 4.4%
Operation $2,270 $1,607,160 8.8%
Transportation $2,678 $1,896,024 10.4%
Other $376 $266,208 1.5%
Total Support $10,186 $7,211,688 39.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,634 $1,864,872 10.2%
Total Expenditures $25,781 $18,252,948 100.0%
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%