David E. Owens Middle School

470 Marion Avenue
New Milford, NJ 07646
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
David E. Owens Middle School serves 523 students in grades 6-8.
David E. Owens Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is higher 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 78% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

David E. Owens Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

David E. Owens Middle School's student population of 523 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students523 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

David E. Owens Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 diversity score of David E. Owens Middle School is 0.70, which is equal to 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
#657 out of 2239 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
16%
10%
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Hispanic
24%
29%
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Black
6%
15%
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White
46%
44%
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Hawaiian
7%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.700.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Milford Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to David E. Owens Middle School is New Milford High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Roy W. Brown Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dumont Lincoln Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 180 students
    0.5 miles
    80 Prospect Ave
    Dumont, NJ 07628
    (201) 387-3040
    0.5 K-5 180
  • New Milford New Milford High School Math: 34% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 597 students
    0.6 miles
    330 River Road
    New Milford, NJ 07646
    (201) 262-0172
    0.6 9-12 597
  • New Milford Bertrand F Gibbs Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 467 students
    0.7 miles
    195 Sutton Place
    New Milford, NJ 07646
    (201) 261-0939
    0.7 K-5 467
  • Bergenfield Franklin Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 338 students
    0.7 miles
    2 N Franklin Avenue
    Bergenfield, NJ 07621
    (201) 385-8581
    0.7 K-5 338
  • Bergenfield Bergenfield High School Math: 29% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,174 student
    0.9 miles
    80 S Prospect Ave
    Bergenfield, NJ 07621
    (201) 385-8600
    0.9 9-12 1,174

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