160 Main Street
Madison, NJ 07940
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Madison Junior School serves 589 students in grades 6-8.
Madison Junior School placed in the top 10% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 589 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Madison Junior School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

Madison Junior School's student population of 589 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
589 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
49 teachers
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School Rankings

Madison Junior School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Madison Junior School is 0.43, 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.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#220 out of 2221 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
10%
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Hispanic
14%
31%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
74%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.43
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 589 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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