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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 2 public schools managed by Margate City School District serving 361 students in Margate City, New Jersey.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Jersey state average of 55%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is less than the state average of 12:1.

Margate City School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Margate City Eugene A. Tighe Middle School
    7804 Amherst Avenue
    Margate City, NJ 08402
    (609)822-2353

    Grades: 5-8 | 169 students
  • Margate City William H. Ross Iii School
    101 N Haverford Avenue
    Margate City, NJ 08402
    (609)822-2080

    Grades: PK-4 | 192 students

Overview

School District NameMargate City School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students361 students
# of Teachers50 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
# of Male Students180 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students181 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.18
# of American Indian Students2 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students6 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students14 students
% Hispanic Students
4%
# of Black Students3 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students327 students
% White Students
90%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students8 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:26
# of Students in 1st Grade:28
# of Students in 2nd Grade:41
# of Students in 3rd Grade:51
# of Students in 4th Grade:44
# of Students in 5th Grade:41
# of Students in 6th Grade:44
# of Students in 7th Grade:42
# of Students in 8th Grade:42
# of Students in 9th Grade: -
# of Students in 10th Grade: -
# of Students in 11th Grade: -
# of Students in 12th Grade: -
# of Ungraded Students:2

District Comparison

  • Margate City School District, which is ranked within the top 5% 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Margate City 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Margate City 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 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $27,934 is higher than the state average of $20,704. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $31,101 is higher than the state average of $21,080. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NJ)
Total Revenue$13 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Margate City School District and average revenue for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$15 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Margate City School District and average spending for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$27,934$20,704
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Margate City School District and average revenue per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$31,101$21,080
This chart display average spending per public school student in Margate City School District and average spending per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Margate City School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.18, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.43. The most diverse school in the district is Eugene A. Tighe Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.