Avenel Middle School

Woodbine Ave,

Avenel, NJ, 07001-1093

Tel: (732)396-7020
Grades: 6-8

602 students

Avenel Middle School serves 602 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Avenel Middle School operates within the Woodbridge Township School District.

Overview

The student population of 602 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 24% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 602 students
Avenel Middle School Total Students (1991-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Avenel Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1991-2012)
Students by Grade Avenel 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 0.72 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
Avenel Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1991-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
15%
9%
Avenel Middle School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
21%
23%
Avenel Middle School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
18%
17%
Avenel Middle School Black (1991-2012)
White
43%
51%
Avenel Middle School White (1991-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Avenel Middle School Sch Ethnicity Avenel 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.
0.72 0.92
Avenel Middle School Diversity Score (1991-2012)
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.
34%
29%
Avenel Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2012)
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.
11%
6%
Avenel 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 Adult Diagnostic And Treatment Center (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is East Jersey State Prison (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Woodbine Avenue Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Avenel Woodbine Avenue Elementary School
    Woodbine Ave
    Avenel , NJ , 07001
    (732)602-8523
    0  mi  |  461  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Avenel Adult Diagnostic And Treatment Center
    Alternative School
    8 Production Way
    Avenel , NJ , 07001
    (732)574-2250
    Alternative School
    0.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Avenel Avenel Street Elementary School
    Avenel St
    Avenel , NJ , 07001
    (732)602-8504
    0.6  mi  |  462  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Avenel Middlesex Regional School
    Alternative School
    1377 Rahway Ave
    Avenel , NJ , 07701
    (732)499-5035
    Alternative School
    0.9  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Avenel Woodbridge Developmental Center
    Alternative School
    1277 Rahway Ave
    Avenel , NJ , 07001
    (732)499-5956
    Alternative School
    0.9  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a

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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.