Bernardsville Middle School

  • Bernardsville Middle School serves 552 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 52% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 69% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Bernardsville Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 54%.

School Overview

  • Bernardsville Middle School's student population of 552 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students552 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bernardsville Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bernardsville Middle School is 0.39, which is less 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank
21%
29%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
5%
10%
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Hispanic
17%
26%
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Black
n/a
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bernardsville Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
76%
46%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bernardsville Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.390.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bernardsville Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSomerset Hills Regional School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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