Long Branch Middle School

350 Indiana Avenue
Long Branch, NJ 07740
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Bottom 50%
Serving 1,028 students in grades 6-8, Long Branch Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,028 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • : Bottom 50% in NJ
  • : 12% (Btm 50%)
  • : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Long Branch Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

Long Branch Middle School's student population of 1,028 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 102 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,028 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
102 teachers
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School Rankings

Long Branch Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,201 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Long Branch Middle School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NJ)
#1958 out of 2201 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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12%
36%
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21%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
11:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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10%
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Hispanic
58%
32%
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Black
14%
15%
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White
25%
40%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.59
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Long Branch Middle School's ranking?
Long Branch Middle School is ranked #1958 out of 2,201 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
12% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% NJ state average), while 21% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NJ state average).
How many students attend Long Branch Middle School?
1,028 students attend Long Branch Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
58% of Long Branch Middle School students are Hispanic, 25% of students are White, 14% of students are Black, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Long Branch Middle School?
Long Branch Middle School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Long Branch Middle School offer ?
Long Branch Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Long Branch Middle School part of?
Long Branch Middle School is part of Long Branch Public School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,028 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 12% (Btm 50%)
  • : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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