Anthony Wayne Middle School

  • Anthony Wayne Middle School serves 631 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (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 80% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Anthony Wayne Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) 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 26% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56%.

Top Placements

Anthony Wayne Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • Anthony Wayne Middle School's student population of 631 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students631 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Anthony Wayne Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,234 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Anthony Wayne Middle School is 0.42, 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 School Rank (16-17)#246 out of 2234 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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Asian
14%
10%
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Hispanic
12%
28%
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Black
n/a
15%
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White
74%
44%
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Diversity Score0.420.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWayne Township Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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