Alfred C. Mackinnon Middle School

  • Alfred C. Mackinnon Middle School serves 288 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Alfred C. Mackinnon Middle School's student population of 288 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students288 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alfred C. Mackinnon Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alfred C. Mackinnon Middle School is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#1095 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alfred C. Mackinnon Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alfred C. Mackinnon Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
67%
27%
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Black
6%
16%
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White
25%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alfred C. Mackinnon Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.490.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alfred C. Mackinnon Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWharton Borough School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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