Maple Place Middle School

Maple Place Middle School serves 285 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Maple Place Middle School operates within the Oceanport Borough School District.

Overview

The student population of 285 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 285 students
Maple Place Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Maple Place Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Maple Place 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 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 12:1
Maple Place Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
9%
Maple Place Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
5%
23%
Maple Place Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
17%
Maple Place Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
91%
51%
Maple Place Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Maple Place Middle School Sch Ethnicity Maple Place 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.
0.17 0.66
Maple Place Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
5%
29%
Maple Place Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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%
Maple Place Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 649 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
School District Name Oceanport Borough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 649 919
Oceanport Borough School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $10 MM $20 MM
Oceanport Borough School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $10 MM $19 MM
Oceanport Borough School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,265 $20,414
District Spending / Student $13,885 $19,395
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Shore Regional High School (1.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Markham Place Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Point Road Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Little Silver Point Road Elementary School
    Little Silver Point Rd
    Little Silver , NJ , 07739
    (732)741-4022
    1.1  mi  |  424  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Long Branch Gregory Elementary School
    157 North 7th Ave
    Long Branch , NJ , 07740
    (732)222-7048
    1.3  mi  |  804  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Long Branch A A Anastasia Elementary School
    92 Seventh Ave
    Long Branch , NJ , 07740
    (732)222-3428
    1.4  mi  |  749  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Oceanport Wolf Hill Elementary School
    Wolf Hill Ave
    Oceanport , NJ , 07757
    (732)542-0683
    1.4  mi  |  364  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Long Branch Lenna W Conrow School
    335 Long Branch Ave
    Long Branch , NJ , 07740
    (732)222-4539
    1.5  mi  |  343  students  |  Gr.  PK

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