Middlesex High School

300 Kennedy Dr

Middlesex, NJ 08846-1489

Tel: (732)317-6000
Grades: 9-12

654 students

Middlesex High School serves 654 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Middlesex High School operates within the Middlesex Borough School District.
The school district's 94% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 654 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 654 students
Middlesex High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Students by Grade Middlesex High 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 0.55 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
Middlesex High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
5%
9%
Hispanic
23%
23%
Black
7%
17%
White
63%
51%
All Ethnic Groups Middlesex High School Sch Ethnicity Middlesex High 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.
0.55 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.
12%
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.
8%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,801 students has grown by 33% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 94% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Middlesex Borough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 2,801 983
Graduation Rate 94% 92%
Middlesex Borough School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $35 MM $20 MM
Middlesex Borough School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $32 MM $19 MM
Middlesex Borough School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,651 $20,414
Middlesex Borough School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,324 $19,395
Middlesex Borough 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 Dunellen High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Von E Mauger Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Parker Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MiddlesexParker Elementary School
    South Lincoln Ave
    MiddlesexNJ 08846
    (732)317-6000
    0.7 mi | 214 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • MiddlesexWatchung Elementary School
    Fisher Ave
    MiddlesexNJ 08846
    (732)317-6000
    0.8 mi | 239 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • MiddlesexVon E Mauger Middle School
    Fisher Ave
    MiddlesexNJ 08846
    (732)317-6000
    0.8 mi | 796 students | Gr. 4-8                      
  • MiddlesexHazelwood Elementary School
    Hazelwood Ave
    MiddlesexNJ 08846
    (732)317-6000
    1.2 mi | 246 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • DunellenJohn P Faber Elementary School
    High St And Lehigh St
    DunellenNJ 08812
    (732)968-5311
    1.5 mi | 570 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Middlesex 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 0.54, which is higher than the New Jersey average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Middlesex County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.