393 Rivervale Road
Westwood, NJ 07675
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Holdrum Middle School serves 413 students in grades 6-8.
Holdrum Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (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 78% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 413 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Holdrum Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

Holdrum Middle School's student population of 413 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
413 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Holdrum Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Holdrum Middle School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#430 out of 2221 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Holdrum Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
17%
10%
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Hispanic
2%
31%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
80%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.33
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
32%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 413 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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