Memorial Middle School

Tel: (732)701-1900
Grades: 6-8

720 students

Memorial Middle School serves 720 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Memorial Middle School operates within the Point Pleasant Borough School District.

Overview

The student population of 720 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has grown by 28% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 720 students
Memorial Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Memorial Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Memorial Middle School 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 0.15 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 12:1 12:1
Memorial Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
9%
Memorial Middle School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
4%
23%
Memorial Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
17%
Memorial Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
92%
51%
Memorial Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Memorial Middle School Sch Ethnicity Memorial 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.
0.15 0.66
Memorial 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.
9%
29%
Memorial 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.
3%
6%
Memorial Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,966 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
School District Name Point Pleasant Borough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 2,966 919
District Total Revenue $40 MM $20 MM
Point Pleasant Borough School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $37 MM $19 MM
Point Pleasant Borough School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,769 $20,414
Point Pleasant Borough School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,817 $19,395
Point Pleasant Borough School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Point Pleasant High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Veterans Mem Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ocean Road Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Point Pleasant Point Pleasant High School
    Laura Herbert Dr
    Point Pleasant , NJ , 08742
    (732)701-1900
    0  mi  |  964  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Point Pleasant Ocean Road Elementary School
    Benedict St
    Point Pleasant , NJ , 08742
    (732)701-1900
    0.6  mi  |  549  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Point Pleasant Nellie F Bennett Elementary School
    Riviera Parkway
    Point Pleasant , NJ , 08742
    (732)701-1900
    0.8  mi  |  733  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Bay Head Bay Head Elementary School
    145 Grove St
    Bay Head , NJ , 08742
    (732)892-0668
    1.2  mi  |  133  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Point Pleasant Beach Point Pleasant Bch High School
    700 Trenton Ave
    Point Pleasant Beach , NJ , 08742
    (732)899-1817
    1.2  mi  |  405  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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