Carl Sandburg Middle School

Carl Sandburg Middle School serves 1,165 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Carl Sandburg Middle School operates within the Old Bridge Township School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1165 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 95 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,165 students
Carl Sandburg Middle School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Carl Sandburg Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Carl Sandburg Middle School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Carl Sandburg Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
Carl Sandburg Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.62 0.68
Carl Sandburg Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
24%
32%
Carl Sandburg Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
5%
Carl Sandburg Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Old Bridge Township School District's student population of 8,898 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,851 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Old Bridge Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
2
Number of Students Managed 8,898 898
Old Bridge Township   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $152 MM n/a
Old Bridge Township   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $152 MM n/a
Old Bridge Township   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,851 n/a
Old Bridge Township   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2010)
District Spending / Student $15,882 n/a
Old Bridge Township   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Old Bridge High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Samsel Upper Elementary School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is James A. Mcdivitt Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Old BridgeJames A. Mcdivitt Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 551 students
    0.5 miles
    1 Manny Martin Way
    Old BridgeNJ 08857
    (732)360-4512
    0.5KG-5551
  • Old BridgeAlan B. Shepard Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 250 students
    0.7 miles
    33 Bushnell Rd
    Old BridgeNJ 08857
    (732)360-4499
    0.7KG-5250
  • Old BridgeWalter M. Schirra Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 351 students
    0.9 miles
    One Awn St
    Old BridgeNJ 08857
    (732)360-4495
    0.9KG-5351
  • Old BridgeVirgil I. Grissom Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 201 students
    1.3 miles
    One Sims Ave
    Old BridgeNJ 08857
    (732)360-4481
    1.3KG-5201
  • MatawanOld Bridge High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2922 students
    1.4 miles
    4209 Route 516
    MatawanNJ 07747
    (732)290-3900
    1.49-122922

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