Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School

Tel: (908)273-1190
  • Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School serves 954 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 54%.
  • Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School operates within the Summit Public School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 954 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 83 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students954 students
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Total Students (1988-2016)
Gender %Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers83 teachers
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeLawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.50 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
8%
10%
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Asian Students (1988-2016)
Hispanic
14%
26%
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Black Students (1988-2016)
Black
3%
16%
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Black Students (1988-2016)
White
69%
46%
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School White Students (1988-2016)
Two or more races
6%
2%
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsLawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.500.69
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
33%
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2016)

District Comparison

  • Summit Public School District's student population of 4,099 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,313 in this district is less than the state average of $20,569. 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 $20,942. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameSummit Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed4,099921
Summit Public School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
District Total Revenue$76 MM$19 MM
Summit Public School District District Total Revenue (1996-2016)
District Spending$74 MM$19 MM
Summit Public School District District Spending (1996-2016)
District Revenue / Student$18,313$20,569
Summit Public School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2016)
District Spending / Student$18,023$20,942
Summit Public School District District Spending / Student (1995-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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    Grades: 1-5 | 293 students
    0.5 miles
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    Summit, NJ 07901
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    Grades: 1-5 | 220 students
    0.7 miles
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    Summit, NJ 07901
    (908)273-3807
    0.7 1-5 220
  • Westfield Primary Center At Jefferson
    Grades: PK-K | 135 students
    0.7 miles
    110 Ashwood Avenue
    Westfield, NJ 07091
    (908)918-2160
    0.7 PK-K 135
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    0.7 miles
    125 Kent Place Blvd
    Summit, NJ 07901
    (908)273-1494
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