Phillipsburg Middle School

  • Phillipsburg Middle School serves 548 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Phillipsburg Middle School operates within the Phillipsburg School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 548 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 548 students
Phillipsburg Middle School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Phillipsburg Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Phillipsburg Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Phillipsburg Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 13:1
Phillipsburg Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
10%
Phillipsburg Middle School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
21%
25%
Phillipsburg Middle School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
16%
16%
Phillipsburg Middle School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
59%
48%
Phillipsburg Middle School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Phillipsburg Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
1%
Phillipsburg Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Phillipsburg Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.59 0.42
Phillipsburg Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
62%
31%
Phillipsburg Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
5%
Phillipsburg Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Phillipsburg School District's student population of 3,723 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $20,850 in this district is less than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $20,045 is less than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Phillipsburg School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
2
Number of Students Managed 3,723 954
Phillipsburg School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $77 MM $20 MM
Phillipsburg School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $74 MM $20 MM
Phillipsburg School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $20,850 $21,422
Phillipsburg School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $20,045 $21,053
Phillipsburg School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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  • PhillipsburgPhillipsburg Early Childhood Learning Center
    Grades: PK-1 | 501 students
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    0.4PK-1501
  • PhillipsburgAndover Morris Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 259 students
    0.5 miles
    712 South Main Street
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
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  • PhillipsburgBarber Elementary School
    Grades: KG-2 | 216 students
    0.6 miles
    50 Sargent Street
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)213-2560
    0.6KG-2216
  • PhillipsburgFreeman Elementary School
    Grades: 1-3 | 208 students
    0.7 miles
    120 Filmore Street
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)454-2263
    0.71-3208
  • PhillipsburgGreen Street Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 360 students
    0.9 miles
    1000 Green Street
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)213-2585
    0.93-5360

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