Janis E. Dismus Middle School

  • Janis E. Dismus Middle School serves 404 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Janis E. Dismus Middle School operates within the Englewood Public School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 404 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 404 students
Janis E. Dismus Middle School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Janis E. Dismus Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Janis E. Dismus Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Janis E. Dismus Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1 13:1
Janis E. Dismus Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
3%
10%
Janis E. Dismus Middle School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
46%
25%
Janis E. Dismus Middle School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
50%
16%
Janis E. Dismus Middle School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
1%
48%
Janis E. Dismus Middle School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Janis E. Dismus Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2012)
Two or more races
n/a
1%
Janis E. Dismus Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Janis E. Dismus Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.54 0.42
Janis E. Dismus Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
49%
31%
Janis E. Dismus Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
5%
Janis E. Dismus Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Englewood Public School District's student population of 3,094 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $24,622 is higher than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $22,595 is higher than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has declined by 22% over four years.
School District Name Englewood Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 3,094 954
Englewood Public School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $75 MM $20 MM
Englewood Public School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $69 MM $20 MM
Englewood Public School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $24,622 $21,422
Englewood Public School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $22,595 $21,053
Englewood Public School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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