Madison Junior School

  • Madison Junior School serves 635 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 72% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 82% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Madison Junior School's student population of 635 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students635 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Madison Junior School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Madison Junior School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#165 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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Asian
8%
10%
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Hispanic
11%
27%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
79%
45%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.360.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMadison Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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