Howell Township Middle School South

  • Howell Township Middle School South serves 979 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (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 73% (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 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Howell Township Middle School South's student population of 979 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 88 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students979 students
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Total Classroom Teachers88 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Howell Township Middle School South's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Howell Township Middle School South is 0.31, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#829 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
12%
27%
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Black
4%
16%
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White
82%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Howell Township Middle School South.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.310.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School District NameHOWELL TOWNSHIP PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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