Liberty Middle School

Tel: (973)243-8650
  • Liberty Middle School serves 449 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Liberty Middle School operates within the West Orange School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 449 students has declined by 18% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students449 students
Liberty Middle School Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender %Liberty Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
Liberty Middle School Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by GradeLiberty Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio8:112:1
Liberty Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
Asian
7%
10%
Liberty Middle School Asian Students (2006-2015)
Hispanic
29%
25%
Liberty Middle School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
44%
16%
Liberty Middle School Black Students (2006-2015)
White
18%
48%
Liberty Middle School White Students (2006-2015)
Two or more races
2%
1%
Liberty Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsLiberty Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ 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.
0.690.42
Liberty Middle School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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.
39%
31%
Liberty Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
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.
8%
5%
Liberty Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • West Orange School District's student population of 6,731 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $20,922 is higher than the state average of $19,857. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $20,510 is higher than the state average of $20,218. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameWest Orange School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
2
Number of Students Managed6,731954
West Orange School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
District Total Revenue$144 MM$19 MM
West Orange School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$141 MM$19 MM
West Orange School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$20,922$19,857
West Orange School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$20,510$20,218
West Orange 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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