Patrick F. Healy Middle School

  • Patrick F. Healy Middle School serves 368 students in grades 6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 5% (which is lower 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 14% (which is lower 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.

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School Overview

  • Patrick F. Healy Middle School's student population of 368 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 36% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6
Total Students368 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Patrick F. Healy Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Patrick F. Healy Middle School 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#2145 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
5%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Patrick F. Healy Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Patrick F. Healy Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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Hispanic
7%
27%
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Black
93%
16%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Patrick F. Healy Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.130.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Patrick F. Healy Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Orange School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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This school is a wonderful learning environment despite the negative behavior from the students the teachers are terrific.This school offers band for students that have music interest and national junior honor society to regonize the students achievements.
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