Demarest Middle School

Demarest Middle School serves 308 students in grades 5 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Demarest Middle School operates within the Demarest School District.

School Overview

The student population of 308 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 308 students
Demarest Middle School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Demarest Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Demarest Middle School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Demarest Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Demarest Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
37%
9%
Demarest Middle School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
5%
24%
Demarest Middle School Black Students (1994-2013)
White
58%
49%
Demarest Middle School White Students (1988-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.53 0.42
Demarest Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
32%
Demarest Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
5%
Demarest Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

Demarest School District's student population of 685 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $20,130 is higher than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $19,416 is higher than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Demarest School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 685 918
Demarest   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $20 MM
Demarest   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $13 MM $20 MM
Demarest   School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $20,130 $19,116
Demarest   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $19,416 $19,190
Demarest   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Northern Valley Regional High School At Demarest (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cresskill Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is County Road School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DemarestCounty Road School
    Grades: KG-1 | 144 students
    0.6 miles
    130 County Rd
    DemarestNJ 07627
    (201)768-6256
    0.6KG-1144
  • DemarestLuther Lee Emerson School
    Grades: 2-4 | 233 students
    0.6 miles
    15 Columbus Rd
    DemarestNJ 07627
    (201)784-2084
    0.62-4233
  • ClosterHillside Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 560 students
    0.8 miles
    340 Homans Ave
    ClosterNJ 07624
    (201)768-3860
    0.8PK-4560
  • DemarestNorthern Valley Regional High School At Demarest
    Grades: 9-12 | 1243 students
    0.8 miles
    150 Knickerbocker Rd
    DemarestNJ 07627
    (201)768-3200
    0.89-121243
  • CresskillCresskill High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 555 students
    1 miles
    1 Lincoln Dr
    CresskillNJ 07626
    (201)227-7791
    19-12555

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