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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Branchburg Township School District serving 1,469 students in Somerville, New Jersey.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the New Jersey state average of 54%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is less than the state average of 12:1.

Branchburg Township School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Somerville Branchburg Central Middle School
    220 Baird Road
    Somerville, NJ 08876
    (908)526-1415

    Grades: 6-8 | 524 students
  • Somerville Stony Brook School
    136 Cedar Grove Rd
    Somerville, NJ 08876
    (908)722-2400

    Grades: 4-5 | 327 students
  • Neshanic Station Whiton Elementary School
    470 Whiton Road
    Neshanic Station, NJ 08853
    (908)371-0842

    Grades: PK-3 | 618 students

Overview

School District NameBranchburg Township School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,469 students
# of Teachers155 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
# of Male Students711 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students758 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.39
# of American Indian Students1 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students148 students
% Asian Students
10%
# of Hispanic Students98 students
% Hispanic Students
7%
# of Black Students47 students
% Black Students
3%
# of White Students1,134 students
% White Students
77%
# of Hawaiian Students3 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students38 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:23
# of Students in Kindergarten:114
# of Students in 1st Grade:131
# of Students in 2nd Grade:158
# of Students in 3rd Grade:174
# of Students in 4th Grade:149
# of Students in 5th Grade:175
# of Students in 6th Grade:173
# of Students in 7th Grade:174
# of Students in 8th Grade:175
# of Students in 9th Grade: -
# of Students in 10th Grade: -
# of Students in 11th Grade: -
# of Students in 12th Grade: -
# of Ungraded Students:23

District Comparison

  • Branchburg Township School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 656 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of % has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Branchburg Township School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Branchburg Township School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $27,519 is higher than the state average of $25,360. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $26,615 is higher than the state average of $25,821. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NJ)
Total Revenue$47 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Branchburg Township School District and average revenue for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$45 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Branchburg Township School District and average spending for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$27,519$25,360
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Branchburg Township School District and average revenue per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$26,615$25,821
This chart display average spending per public school student in Branchburg Township School District and average spending per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Branchburg Township School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.39, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.43. The most diverse school in the district is Stony Brook School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.