Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School

Tel: (908)273-1190
  • Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School serves 980 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School operates within the Summit School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 980 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 82 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students980 students
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender %Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers82 teachers
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeLawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.50 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 Ratio12:112:1
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
10%
10%
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
13%
25%
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
4%
16%
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
69%
48%
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School White Students (1990-2015)
Two or more races
4%
1%
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsLawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.500.42
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
31%
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Summit School District's student population of 4,069 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,313 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,023 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameSummit School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed4,069954
Summit School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
District Total Revenue$76 MM$20 MM
Summit School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$74 MM$20 MM
Summit School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$18,313$19,116
Summit School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$18,023$19,190
Summit School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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