Lakewood Middle School

  • Lakewood Middle School serves 1,147 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Lakewood Middle School operates within the Lakewood Township School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1147 students has grown by 80% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 74 teachers has grown by 32% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,147 students
Lakewood Middle School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Lakewood Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Lakewood Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Lakewood Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less 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 16:1 13:1
Lakewood Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
10%
Lakewood Middle School Asian Students (1988-2009)
Hispanic
81%
25%
Lakewood Middle School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
15%
16%
Lakewood Middle School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
4%
48%
Lakewood Middle School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Lakewood Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Lakewood 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.
0.32 0.42
Lakewood 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.
90%
31%
Lakewood Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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.
3%
5%
Lakewood Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lakewood Township School District's student population of 5,848 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $28,153 is higher than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $29,615 is higher than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Lakewood Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
2
Number of Students Managed 5,848 954
Lakewood Township School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $161 MM $20 MM
Lakewood Township School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $169 MM $20 MM
Lakewood Township School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $28,153 $21,422
Lakewood Township School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $29,615 $21,053
Lakewood Township 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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