Christa Mcauliffe Middle School

  • Christa Mcauliffe Middle School serves 878 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 44% (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 57% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Christa Mcauliffe Middle School's student population of 878 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students878 students
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Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Christa Mcauliffe Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Christa Mcauliffe Middle School is 0.46, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#1107 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Christa Mcauliffe Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Christa Mcauliffe Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
5%
10%
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Hispanic
14%
27%
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Black
9%
16%
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White
72%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Christa Mcauliffe Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.460.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Christa Mcauliffe Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson Township School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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