Demarest Middle School

Demarest Middle School serves 291 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Demarest Middle School operates within the Demarest School District.

Overview

The student population of 291 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 291 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 12:1
American Indian
1% n/a
Asian
38%
9%
Hispanic
5%
24%
White
56%
49%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.54 0.42
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.
n/a
31%
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.
n/a
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 668 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Demarest School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 668 922
District Total Revenue $13 MM $20 MM
District Spending $12 MM $19 MM
District Revenue / Student $20,077 $20,414
District Spending / Student $19,101 $19,395
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 Northern Valley Regional High School At Demarest (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cresskill Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is County Road School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • DemarestCounty Road School
    130 County Rd
    DemarestNJ 07627
    (201)768-6256
    0.6 mi | 149 students | Gr. KG-1                      
  • DemarestLuther Lee Emerson School
    15 Columbus Rd
    DemarestNJ 07627
    (201)784-2084
    0.6 mi | 228 students | Gr. 2-4                      
  • DemarestNorthern Valley Regional High School At Demarest
    150 Knickerbocker Rd
    DemarestNJ 07627
    (201)768-3200
    0.8 mi | 1231 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ClosterHillside Elementary School
    340 Homans Ave
    ClosterNJ 07624
    (201)768-3860
    0.8 mi | 558 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • CresskillCresskill High School
    1 Lincoln Dr
    CresskillNJ 07626
    (201)227-7791
    1 mi | 548 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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