Carl Sandburg Middle School

  • Carl Sandburg Middle School serves 1,166 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Carl Sandburg Middle School operates within the Old Bridge Township School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1166 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 92 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,166 students
Carl Sandburg Middle School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Carl Sandburg Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 92 teachers
Carl Sandburg Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Carl Sandburg Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Carl Sandburg Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
23%
10%
Carl Sandburg Middle School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
12%
25%
Carl Sandburg Middle School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
11%
16%
Carl Sandburg Middle School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
54%
48%
Carl Sandburg Middle School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Carl Sandburg Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Carl Sandburg Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ 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.
0.64 0.42
Carl Sandburg Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2015)
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.
23%
31%
Carl Sandburg Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2015)
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.
8%
5%
Carl Sandburg Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Old Bridge Township School District's student population of 8,979 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,586 in this district is less than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,124 is less than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Old Bridge Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
2
Number of Students Managed 8,979 954
Old Bridge Township School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $157 MM $20 MM
Old Bridge Township School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $152 MM $20 MM
Old Bridge Township School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,586 $21,422
Old Bridge Township School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,124 $21,053
Old Bridge Township School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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