Cresskill Middle School

1 Lincoln Dr
Cresskill, NJ 07626
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Cresskill Middle School serves 437 students in grades 6-8.
Cresskill Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (which is higher 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 83% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Cresskill Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Cresskill Middle School's student population of 437 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students437 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Rankings

Cresskill Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Cresskill Middle School is 0.56, 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
#229 out of 2221 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
35%
10%
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Hispanic
4%
29%
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Black
1%
15%
White
57%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.560.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCresskill Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cresskill Middle School is Cresskill High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Demarest Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edward H. Bryan (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cresskill Cresskill High School Math: 54% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 547 students
    0.0 miles
    1 Lincoln Dr
    Cresskill, NJ 07626
    (201) 227-7791
    0 9-12 547
  • Cresskill Edward H. Bryan Math: 78% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 500 students
    0.2 miles
    51 Brookside Ave
    Cresskill, NJ 07626
    (201) 227-7791
    0.2 PK-5 500
  • Cresskill Merritt Memorial Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 358 students
    0.3 miles
    1 Dogwood Lane
    Cresskill, NJ 07626
    (201) 227-7791
    0.3 PK-5 358
  • Demarest County Road School
    Grades: PK-1 | 150 students
    0.6 miles
    130 County Rd
    Demarest, NJ 07627
    (201) 768-6060
    0.6 PK-1 150
  • Demarest Luther Lee Emerson School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 2-4 | 217 students
    0.9 miles
    15 Columbus Road
    Demarest, NJ 07627
    (201) 768-6060
    0.9 2-4 217

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