J E Dismus Middle School

J E Dismus Middle School serves 398 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
J E Dismus Middle School operates within the Englewood City School District.

Overview

The student population of 398 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 398 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Students by Grade J E  Dismus Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more 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 11:1 12:1
Asian
2%
9%
Hispanic
40%
23%
Black
53%
17%
White
2%
51%
All Ethnic Groups J E  Dismus Middle School Sch Ethnicity J E  Dismus 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.
0.56 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.
52%
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.
12%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,405 students has grown by 25% over five years.
School District Name Englewood City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 3,405 983
Englewood City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $74 MM $20 MM
Englewood City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $79 MM $19 MM
Englewood City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $27,235 $20,414
Englewood City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $29,008 $19,395
Englewood City 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 Dwight Morrow High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dr Mccloud Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Donald A Quarles Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • EnglewoodDwight Morrow High School
    274 Knickerbocker Rd
    EnglewoodNJ 07631
    (201)862-6049
    0.3 mi | 1044 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • EnglewoodDonald A Quarles Elementary School
    Division Place
    EnglewoodNJ 07631
    (201)862-6113
    0.6 mi | 369 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • EnglewoodDr Mccloud Elementary School
    325 Tenafly Rd
    EnglewoodNJ 07631
    (201)862-6154
    0.6 mi | 567 students | Gr. 4-6                      
  • EnglewoodEnglewood On The Palisades Charter School
    Charter School
    65 West Demarest Ave
    EnglewoodNJ 07631
    (201)569-9765
    Charter School

    0.7 mi | 192 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • EnglewoodDr J Grieco Elementary School
    50 Durie Ave
    EnglewoodNJ 07631
    (201)862-6164
    0.7 mi | 538 students | Gr. 1-3                      

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Bergen 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 0.47, which is higher than the New Jersey average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Bergen County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.