Conackamack Middle School

  • Conackamack Middle School serves 489 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 52% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 52% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Conackamack Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 54%.
  • Conackamack Middle School operates within the Piscataway Township School District.

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School Overview

  • Conackamack Middle School's student population of 489 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students489 students
Conackamack Middle School Total Students (1988-2016)
Gender %Conackamack Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
Conackamack Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2016)
Students by GradeConackamack Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Conackamack Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Conackamack Middle School is 0.75, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
40%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
50%
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
Conackamack Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2016)
Asian
29%
10%
Conackamack Middle School Asian Students (1988-2016)
Hispanic
16%
26%
Conackamack Middle School Black Students (1988-2016)
Black
27%
16%
Conackamack Middle School Black Students (1988-2016)
White
27%
46%
Conackamack Middle School White Students (1988-2016)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Conackamack Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsConackamack Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.750.43
Conackamack Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
33%
Conackamack Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
Conackamack Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Conackamack Middle School is Piscataway Township School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 656 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Piscataway Township School District's student population of 7,241 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $15,532 in this district is less than the state average of $20,569. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $15,602 is less than the state average of $20,942. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
    School District NamePiscataway Township School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    10
    2
    Number of Students Managed7,241921
    Piscataway Township School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    47%
    40%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    51%
    50%
    District Total Revenue$114 MM$19 MM
    District Spending$115 MM$19 MM
    District Revenue / Student$15,532$20,569
    District Spending / Student$15,602$20,942
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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