West Deptford Middle School

West Deptford Middle School serves 1,050 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
West Deptford Middle School operates within the West Deptford Township School District.

Overview

The student population of 1050 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 1,050 students
West Deptford Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
West Deptford Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade West Deptford Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.34 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 17:1 12:1
West Deptford Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
9%
West Deptford Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
6%
23%
West Deptford Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
6%
17%
West Deptford Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
81%
51%
West Deptford Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups West Deptford Middle School Sch Ethnicity West Deptford 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.
0.34 0.41
West Deptford 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.
18%
29%
West Deptford 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.
5%
6%
West Deptford Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,039 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name West Deptford Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 3,039 983
West Deptford Township School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $47 MM $20 MM
West Deptford Township School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $45 MM $19 MM
West Deptford Township School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,594 $20,414
West Deptford Township School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,948 $19,395
West Deptford Township 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 Woodbury Junior Senior High School (2.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Woodbury Junior Senior High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Green Fields Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
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Gloucester 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 0.36, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Gloucester County is Woodbury School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.