High Bridge Middle School

  • High Bridge Middle School serves 165 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • High Bridge Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56%.

Top Placements

High Bridge Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • High Bridge Middle School's student population of 165 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students165 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • High Bridge Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,234 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of High Bridge Middle School is 0.32, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#754 out of 2234 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
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Asian
5%
10%
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Hispanic
9%
28%
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Black
3%
15%
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White
82%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.320.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHigh Bridge Borough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • High Bridge High Bridge Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 206 students
    0.0 miles
    40 Fairview Avenue
    High Bridge, NJ 08829
    (908)638-4105
    0.0 PK-4 206
  • Clinton Spruce Run
    Grades: PK-1 | 244 students
    1.7 miles
    27 Belvidere Avenue
    Clinton, NJ 08809
    (908)735-7916
    1.7 PK-1 244
  • Clinton Clinton Township Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 344 students
    1.8 miles
    34 Grayrock Road
    Clinton, NJ 08809
    (908)238-9141
    1.8 7-8 344
  • Glen Gardner Voorhees Rgc Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 27 students
    1.9 miles
    201 Rt 513
    Glen Gardner, NJ 08826
    (908)638-4625
    1.9 7-12 27
  • Annandale Mountainview Correctional Facility Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 48 students
    2.0 miles
    31 Petticoat Lane
    Annandale, NJ 08801
    (908)638-7610
    2.0 9-12 48

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