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 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 482 students
Upper Township Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Upper Township Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Upper Township Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Upper Township Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.42. 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 (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
1%
Upper Township Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Upper Township Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.42
Upper Township Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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 (1990-2014)
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 (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,374 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $25,032 is higher than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $24,458 is higher than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name Upper Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 1,374 918
Upper Township School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $20 MM
Upper Township School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $36 MM $20 MM
Upper Township School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $25,032 $19,116
Upper Township School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $24,458 $19,190
Upper Township School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MarmoraUpper Township Elementary School
    4.4 miles | Grades: 3-5 | 421 students50 Old Tuckahoe Rd
    MarmoraNJ 08223
    (609)628-3500
    4.43-5421
  • MarmoraUpper Township Primary School
    4.7 miles | Grades: PK-2 | 471 students130 Old Tuckahoe Rd
    MarmoraNJ 08223
    (609)628-3500
    4.7PK-2471
  • WoodbineWoodbine Elementary School
    4.9 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 218 students801 Webster St
    WoodbineNJ 08270
    (609)861-5174
    4.9PK-8218
  • DennisvilleDennis Township Elementary Middle School
    6.4 miles | Grades: 3-8 | 416 students165 Academy Rd
    DennisvilleNJ 08214
    (609)861-2821
    6.43-8416
  • Cape May Court HouseDennis Township Primary School
    6.4 miles | Grades: PK-2 | 166 students601 Hagan Rd
    Cape May Court HouseNJ 08210
    (609)861-2821
    6.4PK-2166

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