Top 10 Best Plainfield Public Middle Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 10 public middle schools serving 5,284 students in Plainfield, NJ. The top ranked public middle schools in Plainfield, NJ are Warren Middle School, The Queen City Academy Charter School and Union County Teams Charter School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Plainfield, NJ public middle schools have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the New Jersey public middle school average of 43%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 57% statewide average). Middle schools in Plainfield have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New Jersey public middle schools.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Jersey public middle school average of 61% (majority Hispanic).

Top Plainfield, NJ Public Middle Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Warren Middle School Math: 74% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    100 Old Stirling Rd
    Plainfield, NJ 07060
    (908) 753-5300

    Grades: 6-8 | 666 students
  • Rank: #22.
    The Queen City Academy Charter School Charter School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    815 West Seventh Street
    Plainfield, NJ 07063
    (908) 753-4700

    Grades: K-8 | 324 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Union County Teams Charter School Charter School
    Math: 31% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    515 517 West Fourth Street
    Plainfield, NJ 07060
    (908) 754-9043

    Grades: K-12 | 387 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Plainfield Academy For The Arts & Advanced Studies Math: 21% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1700 West Front St
    Plainfield, NJ 07063
    (908) 731-4421

    Grades: 7-12 | 397 students
  • Rank: #55.
    North Plainfield Middle School Math: 21% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    34 Wilson Avenue
    Plainfield, NJ 07060
    (908) 769-6040

    Grades: 7-8 | 540 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Cedarbrook Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1049 Central Ave
    Plainfield, NJ 07060
    (908) 731-4280

    Grades: K-8 | 659 students
  • Rank: #77.
    College Achieve Central Charter School Charter School
    Math: 16% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    365 Emerson Ave
    Plainfield, NJ 07062
    (908) 625-1879

    Grades: K-8 | 816 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Maxson Middle School Math: 15% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    920 E Seventh St
    Plainfield, NJ 07062
    (908) 731-4310

    Grades: 6-8 | 679 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Barack Obama Academy For Academic & Civic Development Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1200 Myrtle Ave
    Plainfield, NJ 07063
    (908) 731-4270

    Grades: 8-12 | 67 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Hubbard Middle School Math: 13% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    661 W Eighth St
    Plainfield, NJ 07060
    (908) 731-4320

    Grades: 6-8 | 749 students
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