Madison Junior School

Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Madison Junior School serves 626 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 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Madison Junior School's student population of 626 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students626 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 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 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState 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 Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
7%
10%
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Hispanic
10%
29%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
81%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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2%
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Diversity Score
0.330.70
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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: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Madison Junior School is Madison High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ridgedale Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Avenue School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Madison Central Avenue School Math: 63% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 519 students
    0.2 miles
    50 Central Avenue
    Madison, NJ 07940
    (973) 593-3173
    0.2 PK-5 519
  • Madison Torey J. Sabatini School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 336 students
    0.7 miles
    Glenwild Circle
    Madison, NJ 07940
    (973) 593-3182
    0.7 K-5 336
  • Madison Madison High School Math: 63% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 870 students
    0.8 miles
    170 Ridgedale Avenue
    Madison, NJ 07940
    (973) 593-3117
    0.8 9-12 870
  • Madison Kings Road School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 308 students
    1.1 miles
    215 Kings Road
    Madison, NJ 07940
    (973) 593-3178
    1.1 K-5 308
  • Florham Park Ridgedale Middle School Math: 67% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 313 students
    1.5 miles
    71 Ridgedale Avenue
    Florham Park, NJ 07932
    (973) 822-3855
    1.5 6-8 313

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