High Mountain Middle School

515 High Mountain Road
Haledon, NJ 07508
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
High Mountain Middle School serves 285 students in grades 5-8.
High Mountain Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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School Overview

High Mountain Middle School's student population of 285 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students285 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Rankings

High Mountain Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of High Mountain Middle School is 0.33, 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 Testing Rank
#892 out of 2221 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
12%
29%
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Black
5%
15%
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White
81%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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2%
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Diversity Score
0.330.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Haledon School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to High Mountain Middle School is Passaic County-manchester Regional High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Prospect Park School No. 1 (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Memorial Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Haledon Memorial Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 363 students
    0.4 miles
    201 Squaw Brook Rd.
    Haledon, NJ 07508
    (973) 427-8993
    0.4 PK-4 363
  • Haledon Passaic County-manchester Regional High School Math: 8% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 866 students
    1.0 miles
    70 Church Street
    Haledon, NJ 07508
    (973) 389-2821
    1 9-12 866
  • Hawthorne Washington Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 264 students
    1.1 miles
    176 Mohawk Avenue
    Hawthorne, NJ 07506
    (973) 423-6495
    1.1 K-5 264
  • Hawthorne Hawthorne High School Math: 37% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 677 students
    1.2 miles
    160 Parmelee Avenue
    Hawthorne, NJ 07506
    (973) 423-6415
    1.2 9-12 677
  • Hawthorne Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 273 students
    1.4 miles
    233 Goffle Hill Road
    Hawthorne, NJ 07507
    (973) 423-6480
    1.4 PK-5 273

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