Community Middle School

  • Community Middle School serves 251 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Community 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Community Middle School's student population of 251 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students251 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Community Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Community Middle School is 0.44, 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 School Rank#1910 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
73%
28%
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Black
14%
15%
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White
11%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Community Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.440.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBound Brook School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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