Terrill Middle School

1301 Terrill Rd,

Scotch Plains, NJ, 07076-2597

Tel: (908)322-5215
Grades: 5-8

865 students

Terrill Middle School serves 865 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Terrill Middle School operates within the Scotch Plains-fanwood School District.

Overview

The student population of 865 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 865 students
Terrill Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Terrill Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Terrill Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 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 13:1 12:1
Terrill Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
9%
Terrill Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
6%
23%
Terrill Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
7%
17%
Terrill Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
74%
51%
Terrill Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Terrill Middle School Sch Ethnicity Terrill 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.
0.44 0.66
Terrill 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.
2%
29%
Terrill 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%
Terrill Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,479 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Scotch Plains-fanwood School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
2
Number of Students Managed 5,479 919
Scotch Plains-fanwood School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $86 MM $20 MM
Scotch Plains-fanwood School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $82 MM $19 MM
Scotch Plains-fanwood School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,882 $20,414
Scotch Plains-fanwood School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,266 $19,395
Scotch Plains-fanwood 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 Academy For Info Technical (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Maxson Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is J Ackerman Coles Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Scotch Plains J Ackerman Coles Elementary School
    16 Kevin Rd
    Scotch Plains , NJ , 07076
    (908)757-7555
    0.2  mi  |  511  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Scotch Plains Union Regional School
    Alternative School
    1524 Terrill Rd
    Scotch Plains , NJ , 07076
    (908)322-1641
    Alternative School
    0.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Scotch Plains William J Mcginn Elementary School
    1100 Roosevelt Ave
    Scotch Plains , NJ , 07076
    (908)233-7950
    0.9  mi  |  490  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Plainfield Frederic W Cook Elementary School
    739 Leland Ave
    Plainfield , NJ , 07062
    (908)731-4215
    1  mi  |  264  students  |  Gr.  KG-7
  • Scotch Plains Academy For Perform Arts
    Vocational School
    1776 Raritan Rd
    Scotch Plains , NJ , 07076
    (908)889-8288
    Vocational School
    1.1  mi  |  193  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Scotch Plains, 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 0.51, which is higher than the New Jersey average of 0.41. The most diverse school in Scotch Plains is Union City Vocational Technical High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.