Pearl R. Miller Middle School

  • Pearl R. Miller Middle School serves 471 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 77% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pearl R. Miller Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56%.

Top Placements

Pearl R. Miller Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • Pearl R. Miller Middle School's student population of 471 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students471 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pearl R. Miller Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pearl R. Miller Middle School is 0.29, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#309 out of 2239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
8%
10%
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Hispanic
7%
28%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
84%
44%
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Diversity Score0.290.70
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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 NameKinnelon School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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