Walter O. Krumbiegel Middle School

Walter O. Krumbiegel Middle School serves 700 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Walter O. Krumbiegel Middle School operates within the Hillside Board Of Education School District.

School Overview

The student population of 700 students has grown by 74% over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 700 students
Walter O. Krumbiegel Middle School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Walter O. Krumbiegel Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Walter O. Krumbiegel Middle School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Walter O. Krumbiegel Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 is more 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 15:1 13:1
Walter O. Krumbiegel Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
9%
Walter O. Krumbiegel Middle School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
22%
24%
Walter O. Krumbiegel Middle School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
69%
16%
Walter O. Krumbiegel Middle School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
8%
49%
Walter O. Krumbiegel Middle School White Students (1989-2014)
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.
0.47 0.42
Walter O. Krumbiegel 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.
52%
32%
Walter O. Krumbiegel 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.
18%
5%
Walter O. Krumbiegel Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Hillside Board Of Education School District's student population of 2,997 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The revenue/student of $18,041 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $17,779 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Hillside Board Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 2,997 918
Hillside Board Of Education School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $57 MM $20 MM
Hillside Board Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $56 MM $20 MM
Hillside Board Of Education School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $18,041 $19,116
Hillside Board Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,779 $19,190
Hillside Board Of Education School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 Weequahic High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is George Washington School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is A.p. Morris Early Childhood Center (0.5 miles away)
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