95 Markham Place
Little Silver, NJ 07739
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Markham Place serves 379 students in grades 5-8.
Markham Place placed in the top 1% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90% (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 94% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Markham Place ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Markham Place's student population of 379 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
379 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Markham Place is ranked within the top 1% 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 Markham Place is 0.13, 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 Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#21 out of 2221 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
4%
10%
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Hispanic
2%
29%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
93%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Eligible for Free Lunch (13-14)
1%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 379 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 90% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 94% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13 (Btm 50%)

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