Grover Cleveland Middle School

Tel: (973)228-9115
Grades: 6-8

617 students

Grover Cleveland Middle School serves 617 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Grover Cleveland Middle School operates within the Caldwell-west Caldwell School District.

Overview

The student population of 617 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 28% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 617 students
Grover Cleveland Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Students by Grade Grover Cleveland Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 12:1
Asian
5%
9%
Hispanic
7%
23%
Black
1%
17%
White
85%
51%
All Ethnic Groups Grover Cleveland Middle School Sch Ethnicity Grover Cleveland Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.27 0.41
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.
2%
29%
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.
1%
6%
Grover Cleveland Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,973 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name Caldwell-west Caldwell School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 2,973 983
District Total Revenue $42 MM $20 MM
Caldwell-west Caldwell School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $46 MM $19 MM
Caldwell-west Caldwell School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,651 $20,414
Caldwell-west Caldwell School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,207 $19,395
Caldwell-west Caldwell School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is James Caldwell High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gould Mountain School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jefferson Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • West CaldwellJefferson Elementary School
    Prospect St
    West CaldwellNJ 07006
    (973)228-5994
    0.2 mi | 308 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • West CaldwellJames Caldwell High School
    Westville Ave
    West CaldwellNJ 07006
    (973)228-6981
    0.6 mi | 785 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • West CaldwellEssex City Vocational West Caldw High School
    Vocational School
    620 Passaic Ave
    West CaldwellNJ 07006
    (973)575-7740
    Vocational School

    0.8 mi | 233 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • CaldwellLincoln Elementary School
    Crane St
    CaldwellNJ 07006
    (973)228-3987
    0.9 mi | 232 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Essex FellsEssex Fells Elementary School
    102 Hawthorne Rd
    Essex FellsNJ 07021
    (973)226-0505
    0.9 mi | 204 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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Did You Know?
Essex County, NJ public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.34, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Essex County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.