Hazlet Middle School

  • Hazlet Middle School serves 466 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 37% (which is lower 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 59% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Hazlet Middle School's student population of 466 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students466 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hazlet Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hazlet Middle School is 0.27, which is less 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#1341 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
4%
10%
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Hispanic
8%
27%
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Black
3%
16%
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White
85%
45%
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Diversity Score0.270.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hazlet Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHazlet Township Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hazlet Cove Road School
    Grades: 5-6 | 215 students
    0.6 miles
    8 Cove Road
    Hazlet, NJ 07730
    (732)264-5050
    0.6 5-6 215
  • Hazlet Middle Road School
    Grades: 1-4 | 263 students
    0.6 miles
    305 Middle Road
    Hazlet, NJ 07730
    (732)264-9012
    0.6 1-4 263
  • Keyport Memorial School
    Grades: PK-8 | 596 students
    0.7 miles
    221 Morningside Avenue
    Keyport, NJ 07735
    (732)264-5400
    0.7 PK-8 596
  • Hazlet Lillian Drive School
    Grades: 1-4 | 244 students
    0.9 miles
    28 Lillian Drive
    Hazlet, NJ 07730
    (732)787-2332
    0.9 1-4 244
  • Hazlet Raritan High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 953 students
    0.9 miles
    419 Middle Road
    Hazlet, NJ 07730
    (732)264-8411
    0.9 9-12 953

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