Phillipsburg Middle School

Grades: 6-8

577 students

Phillipsburg Middle School serves 577 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Phillipsburg Middle School operates within the Phillipsburg School District.

Overview

The student population of 577 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 577 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 8:1 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 11:1 12:1
Asian
1%
9%
Hispanic
15%
24%
Black
19%
17%
White
64%
49%
Two or more races
1%
1%
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.
51%
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.
11%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,727 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $18,050 is less than the state average of $20,414. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district spending/student of $18,043 is less than the state average of $19,395. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Phillipsburg School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
2
Number of Students Managed 3,727 922
District Total Revenue $65 MM $20 MM
District Spending $65 MM $19 MM
District Revenue / Student $18,050 $20,414
District Spending / Student $18,043 $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 Phillipsburg High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lopatcong Township Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Phillipsburg Early Childhood Learning Center (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PhillipsburgPhillipsburg Early Childhood Learning Center
    459 Center St
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)213-2700
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-KG | 505 students                      
  • PhillipsburgAndover Morris Elementary School
    712 South Main St
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)213-2476
    0.5 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 245 students                      
  • PhillipsburgBarber Elementary School
    50 Sargent St
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)213-2560
    0.6 mi | Gr. 1-2 | 204 students                      
  • PhillipsburgFreeman Elementary School
    120 Filmore St
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)454-2263
    0.7 mi | Gr. 1-2 | 214 students                      
  • PhillipsburgGreen Street Elementary School
    1000 Green St
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)213-2585
    0.9 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 334 students                      

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