New Providence Middle School

  • New Providence Middle School serves 361 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 84% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • New Providence Middle School's student population of 361 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students361 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Providence Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Providence Middle School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#193 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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Asian
17%
10%
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Hispanic
7%
27%
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Black
1%
16%
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White
75%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in New Providence Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.410.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Providence Board of Education School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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