Buena Regional Middle School

175 Weymouth Rd
Buena, NJ 08310
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Buena Regional Middle School serves 421 students in grades 6-8.
Buena Regional 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Buena Regional Middle School's student population of 421 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students421 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Rankings

Buena Regional Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Buena Regional Middle School is 0.62, 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
#1902 out of 2221 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
32%
29%
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Black
15%
15%
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White
51%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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2%
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Diversity Score
0.620.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBuena Regional School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Buena Regional Middle School is Buena Regional High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Vineland Preparatory Academy (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dr. J.p. Cleary Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minotola Dr. J.p. Cleary Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 326 students
    0.1 miles
    1501 Central Ave
    Minotola, NJ 08341
    (856) 697-8080
    0.1 3-5 326
  • Vineland Johnstone Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 443 students
    1.6 miles
    165 S Brewster Rd
    Vineland, NJ 08361
    (856) 794-6967
    1.6 K-5 443
  • Buena John C. Milanesi Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 288 students
    2.1 miles
    880 Harding Highway
    Buena, NJ 08310
    (856) 697-0605
    2.1 PK-2 288
  • Buena Buena Regional High School Math: 16% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 569 students
    2.2 miles
    125 Weymouth Road
    Buena, NJ 08310
    (856) 697-2400
    2.2 9-12 569
  • Vineland Vineland Preparatory Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 8-12 | 17 students
    2.5 miles
    2000 Maple Ave
    Vineland, NJ 08361
    (856) 696-6624
    2.5 8-12 17

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