New Providence Middle School

Serves grades 7 - 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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
35 Pioneer Drive
New Providence, NJ 07974
Phone
(908) 464-9161
District
NEW PROVIDENCE SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
UNION COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
361
Classroom Teachers
31

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Jersey

10

(10 is best)

Better than 93.9% of NJ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

New Providence Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 80 51
Proficiency in Reading 83 61
Proficiency in Math 76 42

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 83 42
Proficiency in Reading 87 58
Proficiency in Math 78.0 26

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 11.68
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.45
AVG FOR STATE 12.22
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 174 48.2%
Grade 8 182 50.4%
Total 361 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 74.7% 71.9% 45.8%
Black 1.7% 1.8% 16.0%
Hispanic 7.2% 8.6% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 16.2% 17.5% 10.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.2% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 4.4% 4.4% 36.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.8% 3.1% 31.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.7% 1.3% 4.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 12,716 8,908,520
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,464.1 1,207
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.2% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.8% 18.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.6% 32.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.2% 27.9%
65 OR OLDER 14.2% 15.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 4,468 3,213,362
Single Parent Households With Children 5.5% 9.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.7% 89.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 68.0% 38.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 43.8% 22.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.6% 17.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.7% 12.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 8.6% 14.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 7.8% 13.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.5% 11.0%
$15,000 or less 5.9% 8.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,502 $22,681,274 56.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,535 $3,664,045 9.2%
Staff $517 $1,234,079 3.1%
General Administration $432 $1,031,184 2.6%
School Administration $824 $1,966,888 4.9%
Operation $1,289 $3,076,843 7.7%
Transportation $190 $453,530 1.1%
Other $497 $1,186,339 3.0%
Total Support $5,285 $12,615,295 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,965 $4,690,455 11.7%
Total Expenditures $16,752 $39,987,024 100.0%
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%