David E. Owens Middle School

  • David E. Owens Middle School serves 481 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (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 76% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • David E. Owens Middle School's student population of 481 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students481 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • David E. Owens Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of David E. Owens Middle School is 0.69, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#539 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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Asian
16%
10%
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Hispanic
24%
27%
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Black
5%
16%
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White
47%
45%
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Hawaiian
8%
n/a
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in David E. Owens Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.690.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
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: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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