Roy W. Brown Middle School

  • Roy W. Brown Middle School serves 785 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45% (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 65% (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 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Roy W. Brown Middle School's student population of 785 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students785 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Roy W. Brown Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Roy W. Brown Middle School is 0.65, which is more 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#957 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Roy W. Brown 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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Asian
26%
10%
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Hispanic
52%
27%
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Black
9%
16%
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White
12%
45%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Roy W. Brown Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.650.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Roy W. Brown Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBergenfield Borough School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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