Lounsberry Hollow Middle School

30 Sammis Rd

Vernon, NJ 07462-0219

Tel: (973)764-8745
Grades: 4-6

576 students

Lounsberry Hollow Middle School serves 576 students in grades 4-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Lounsberry Hollow Middle School operates within the Vernon Township School District.

Overview

The student population of 576 students has grown by 77% over five years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 4-6
Total Students 576 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Students by Grade Lounsberry Hollow Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less 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
Asian
1%
9%
Hispanic
8%
23%
Black
2%
17%
White
86%
51%
All Ethnic Groups Lounsberry Hollow Middle School Sch Ethnicity Lounsberry Hollow 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.
0.26 0.41
Lounsberry Hollow Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
4%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,809 students has decreased by 14% over five years.
School District Name Vernon Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 3,809 983
Vernon Township School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $76 MM $20 MM
Vernon Township School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $76 MM $19 MM
Vernon Township School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,152 $20,414
Vernon Township School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,086 $19,395
Vernon Township 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 Vernon Township High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Glen Meadow Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cedar Mountain School (0.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • VernonCedar Mountain School
    17 Sammis Rd
    VernonNJ 07462
    (973)764-2890
    0.2 mi | 388 students | Gr. 1-4                      
  • VernonRolling Hills Elementary School
    60 Sammis Rd
    VernonNJ 07462
    (973)764-2784
    0.3 mi | 428 students | Gr. 1-4                      
  • VernonGlen Meadow Middle School
    7 Sammis Rd
    VernonNJ 07462
    (973)764-8981
    0.4 mi | 588 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • VernonWalnut Ridge Elementary School
    625 Route 517
    VernonNJ 07462
    (973)764-2801
    0.8 mi | 537 students | Gr. PK-1                      
  • VernonVernon Township High School
    1834 Route 565
    VernonNJ 07462
    (973)764-2960
    2 mi | 1292 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Did You Know?
Sussex 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 0.21, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Sussex County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.