Phillipsburg Middle School

Phillipsburg Middle School serves 571 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Phillipsburg Middle School operates within the Phillipsburg School District.

School Overview

The student population of 571 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 69% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 571 students
Phillipsburg Middle School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Phillipsburg Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Phillipsburg Middle School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Phillipsburg Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 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 10:1 13:1
Phillipsburg Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
9%
Phillipsburg Middle School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
18%
24%
Phillipsburg Middle School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
16%
16%
Phillipsburg Middle School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
65%
49%
Phillipsburg Middle School White Students (1989-2014)
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.
0.52 0.68
Phillipsburg 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.
56%
32%
Phillipsburg 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.
13%
5%
Phillipsburg Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Phillipsburg School District's student population of 3,681 students has grown by 25% over five years.
The revenue/student of $18,610 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Phillipsburg School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
2
Number of Students Managed 3,681 898
Phillipsburg   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $67 MM n/a
Phillipsburg   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $65 MM n/a
Phillipsburg   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $18,610 n/a
Phillipsburg   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2010)
District Spending / Student $17,959 n/a
Phillipsburg   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 Phillipsburg High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lopatcong Township Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Phillipsburg Early Childhood Learning Center (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PhillipsburgPhillipsburg Early Childhood Learning Center
    Grades: PK-KG | 470 students
    0.4 miles
    459 Center St
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)213-2700
    0.4PK-KG470
  • PhillipsburgAndover Morris Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 233 students
    0.5 miles
    712 South Main St
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)213-2476
    0.53-5233
  • PhillipsburgBarber Elementary School
    Grades: 1-2 | 216 students
    0.6 miles
    50 Sargent St
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)213-2560
    0.61-2216
  • PhillipsburgFreeman Elementary School
    Grades: 1-2 | 218 students
    0.7 miles
    120 Filmore St
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)454-2263
    0.71-2218
  • PhillipsburgGreen Street Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 345 students
    0.9 miles
    1000 Green St
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)213-2585
    0.93-5345

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