Crossroads South Middle School

  • Crossroads South Middle School serves 1,141 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (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 74% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Crossroads South Middle School's student population of 1,141 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 86 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,141 students
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Total Classroom Teachers86 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Crossroads South Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Crossroads South Middle School is 0.61, 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#570 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
55%
10%
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Hispanic
8%
27%
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Black
6%
16%
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White
28%
45%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Crossroads South Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.610.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School District NameSouth Brunswick School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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