Avenel Middle School

  • Avenel Middle School serves 602 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Avenel Middle School operates within the Woodbridge Township School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 602 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students602 students
Avenel Middle School Total Students (1994-2015)
Gender %Avenel Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers67 teachers
Avenel Middle School Total Teachers (1994-2015)
Students by GradeAvenel Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
Avenel Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2015)
Asian
21%
10%
Avenel Middle School Asian Students (1994-2015)
Hispanic
25%
25%
Avenel Middle School Black Students (1994-2015)
Black
18%
16%
Avenel Middle School Black Students (1994-2015)
White
36%
48%
Avenel Middle School White Students (1994-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsAvenel Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ 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.
0.740.68
Avenel Middle School Diversity Score (1994-2015)
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.
41%
31%
Avenel Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
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.
9%
5%
Avenel Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Woodbridge Township School District's student population of 13,589 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,598 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,445 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameWoodbridge Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
2
Number of Students Managed13,589954
Woodbridge Township School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
District Total Revenue$207 MM$20 MM
Woodbridge Township School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$205 MM$20 MM
Woodbridge Township School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,598$19,116
Woodbridge Township School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$15,445$19,190
Woodbridge Township School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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