Iselin Middle School

Woodruff St,

Iselin, NJ, 08830-2372

Tel: (732)602-8450
Grades: 6-8

625 students

Iselin Middle School serves 625 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Iselin Middle School operates within the Woodbridge Township School District.

Overview

The student population of 625 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 625 students
Iselin Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Iselin Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Iselin Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 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 10:1 12:1
Iselin Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
47%
9%
Iselin Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
9%
23%
Iselin Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
9%
17%
Iselin Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
33%
51%
Iselin Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.66 0.92
Iselin 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.
25%
29%
Iselin 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.
7%
6%
Iselin Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,109 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Woodbridge Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
2
Number of Students Managed 13,109 983
Woodbridge Township School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $201 MM $20 MM
Woodbridge Township School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $199 MM $19 MM
Woodbridge Township School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,240 $20,414
Woodbridge Township School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,144 $19,395
Woodbridge 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 John F Kennedy Mem High School (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Woodbridge Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Indiana Avenue Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Iselin John F Kennedy Mem High School
    Washington Ave
    Iselin , NJ , 08830
    (732)602-8650
    0.3  mi  |  1380  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Iselin Indiana Avenue Elementary School
    Indiana Ave
    Iselin , NJ , 08830
    (732)602-8518
    0.5  mi  |  493  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Iselin Robert Mascenik School
    Benjamin Ave
    Iselin , NJ , 08830
    (732)602-8526
    0.7  mi  |  290  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Woodbridge Woodbridge High School
    Kelly St
    Woodbridge , NJ , 07095
    (732)602-8600
    0.9  mi  |  1411  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Woodbridge Mawbey Street Elementary School
    Mawbey St
    Woodbridge , NJ , 07095
    (732)602-8401
    1  mi  |  320  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Middlesex 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 0.32, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.92. The most diverse school district in Middlesex County is Chester School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.