Iselin Middle School

900 Woodruff Street
Iselin, NJ 08830
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Iselin Middle School serves 810 students in grades 6-8.
Iselin Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 26%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 810 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Iselin Middle School's student population of 810 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
810 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
66 teachers
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School Rankings

Iselin Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,183 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Iselin Middle School is 0.60, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#396 out of 2183 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
26%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
59%
10%
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Hispanic
17%
32%
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Black
6%
15%
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White
16%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.60
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Iselin Middle School's ranking?
Iselin Middle School is ranked #396 out of 2,183 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
47% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while 59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).
How many students attend Iselin Middle School?
810 students attend Iselin Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
59% of Iselin Middle School students are Asian, 17% of students are Hispanic, 16% of students are White, 6% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Iselin Middle School?
Iselin Middle School has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Iselin Middle School offer ?
Iselin Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Iselin Middle School part of?
Iselin Middle School is part of Woodbridge Township School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 810 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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