Macopin Middle School

70 Highlander Dr,

West Milford, NJ, 07480-1511

Tel: (973)697-5691
Grades: 7-8

626 students

Macopin Middle School serves 626 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Macopin Middle School operates within the West Milford Township School District.

Overview

The student population of 626 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 626 students
Macopin Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Macopin Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Macopin 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 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.92. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 12:1
Macopin Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
9%
Macopin Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
2%
23%
Macopin Middle School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
n/a
17%
Macopin Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
95%
51%
Macopin Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Macopin Middle School Sch Ethnicity Macopin 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.
0.10 0.92
Macopin 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.
7%
29%
Macopin 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%
Macopin Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,782 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
School District Name West Milford Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
2
Number of Students Managed 3,782 931
West Milford Township School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $73 MM n/a
West Milford Township School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $71 MM n/a
West Milford Township School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,655 $0
West Milford Township School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,310 $0
West Milford 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 West Milford High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pearl R Miller Middle School (5.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Brook Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • West Milford West Milford High School
    67 Highlander Dr
    West Milford , NJ , 07480
    (973)697-1701
    0  mi  |  1237  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • West Milford West Brook Elementary School
    55 Nosenzo Pond Rd
    West Milford , NJ , 07480
    (973)697-5700
    0.3  mi  |  399  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • West Milford Maple Road Elementary School
    36 Maple Rd
    West Milford , NJ , 07480
    (973)697-3606
    1.1  mi  |  325  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • West Milford Marshall Hill Elementary School
    210 Marshall Hill Rd
    West Milford , NJ , 07480
    (973)728-3430
    4.2  mi  |  314  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • West Milford Apshawa Elementary School
    140 High Crest Dr
    West Milford , NJ , 07480
    (973)838-6515
    4.3  mi  |  269  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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Passaic 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 0.64, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.92. The most diverse school district in Passaic County is Agency - Paterson Charter School For Urban Leadership School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.