Readington Middle School

  • Readington Middle School serves 577 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (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 75% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Readington Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56%.

Top Placements

Readington Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • Readington Middle School's student population of 577 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 68 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students577 students
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Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Readington Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,234 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Readington Middle School is 0.25, 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 (16-17)#517 out of 2234 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:112:1
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Asian
7%
10%
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Hispanic
6%
28%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
86%
44%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.250.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameReadington Township School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Whitehouse Station Holland Brook School
    Grades: 4-5 | 335 students
    0.2 miles
    52 Readington Road
    Whitehouse Station, NJ 08889
    (908)823-0454
    0.2 4-5 335
  • Whitehouse Station Whitehouse School
    Grades: K-3 | 303 students
    1.8 miles
    50 Whitehouse Ave
    Whitehouse Station, NJ 08889
    (908)534-4411
    1.8 K-3 303
  • Somerville Branchburg Central Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 501 students
    2.6 miles
    220 Baird Road
    Somerville, NJ 08876
    (908)526-1415
    2.6 6-8 501
  • Somerville Stony Brook School
    Grades: 4-5 | 342 students
    3.3 miles
    136 Cedar Grove Rd
    Somerville, NJ 08876
    (908)722-2400
    3.3 4-5 342
  • Neshanic Station Whiton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 611 students
    3.5 miles
    470 Whiton Road
    Neshanic Station, NJ 08853
    (908)371-0842
    3.5 PK-3 611

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