Anthony Rossi Middle School

2572 Palermo Ave
Vineland, NJ 08360
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Anthony Rossi Middle School serves 603 students in grades 6-8.
Anthony Rossi Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Anthony Rossi Middle School's student population of 603 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students603 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

Anthony Rossi Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Anthony Rossi Middle School is 0.65, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1883 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
10%
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Hispanic
48%
29%
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Black
16%
15%
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White
32%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.650.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVineland Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Anthony Rossi Middle School is Vineland Senior High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Veterans Memorial Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pauline J. Petway Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Vineland Pauline J. Petway Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 550 students
    1.4 miles
    1115 So Lincoln Ave
    Vineland, NJ 08631
    (856) 362-8855
    1.4 K-5 550
  • Vineland John H. Winslow Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 476 students
    1.5 miles
    1335 Magnolia Rd
    Vineland, NJ 08360
    (856) 794-6973
    1.5 K-5 476
  • Vineland Dr. William Mennies Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 607 students
    2.2 miles
    361 East Grant Avenue
    Vineland, NJ 08360
    (856) 794-6957
    2.2 K-5 607
  • Vineland Vineland Senior High School Math: 9% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,554 students
    2.3 miles
    2880 E Chestnut Ave
    Vineland, NJ 08360
    (856) 794-6800
    2.3 9-12 2,554
  • Vineland Veterans Memorial Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 812 students
    2.4 miles
    424 S Main Rd
    Vineland, NJ 08360
    (856) 794-6918
    2.4 6-8 812

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