Upper Township Middle School

Upper Township Middle School serves 482 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Upper Township Middle School operates within the Upper Township School District.

School Overview

The student population of 482 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 482 students
Upper Township Middle School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Upper Township Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Upper Township Middle School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Upper Township Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 13:1
Upper Township Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
4%
24%
Upper Township Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
94%
49%
Upper Township Middle School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
2%
1%
Upper Township Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.12 0.68
Upper Township Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
9%
32%
Upper Township Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
2%
5%
Upper Township Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Upper Township School District's student population of 1,374 students has decreased by 36% over five years.
The revenue/student of $25,032 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Upper Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 1,374 898
Upper Township School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $37 MM n/a
Upper Township School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $36 MM n/a
Upper Township School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $25,032 n/a
Upper Township School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2010)
District Spending / Student $24,458 n/a
Upper Township School District District Spending / Student (1992-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Charter~tech High School For The Performing Arts (8.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ocean City Intermediate School (7.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Upper Township Elementary School (4.4 miles away)
 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MarmoraUpper Township Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 421 students
    4.4 miles
    50 Old Tuckahoe Rd
    MarmoraNJ 08223
    (609)628-3500
    4.43-5421
  • MarmoraUpper Township Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 471 students
    4.7 miles
    130 Old Tuckahoe Rd
    MarmoraNJ 08223
    (609)628-3500
    4.7PK-2471
  • WoodbineWoodbine Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 218 students
    4.9 miles
    801 Webster St
    WoodbineNJ 08270
    (609)861-5174
    4.9PK-8218
  • DennisvilleDennis Township Elementary Middle School
    Grades: 3-8 | 416 students
    6.4 miles
    165 Academy Rd
    DennisvilleNJ 08214
    (609)861-2821
    6.43-8416
  • Cape May Court HouseDennis Township Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 166 students
    6.4 miles
    601 Hagan Rd
    Cape May Court HouseNJ 08210
    (609)861-2821
    6.4PK-2166

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Yes No
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor