Somerset Middle School (Closed 2017)

  • Somerset Middle School served 1,479 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students1,479 students
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Total Classroom Teachers127 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Somerset Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Somerset Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
6%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Somerset Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
51%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Somerset Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
24%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Somerset Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
19%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Somerset Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Somerset Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.650.43
This chart display the diversity score of Somerset Middle School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Somerset Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Somerset 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 NameNorth Plainfield School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Plainfield North Plainfield High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 969 students
    0.1 miles
    34 Wilson Ave
    Plainfield, NJ 07060
    (908)769-6000
    0.1 9-12 969
  • Plainfield North Plainfield Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 505 students
    0.1 miles
    34 Wilson Avenue
    Plainfield, NJ 07060
    (908)769-6040
    0.1 7-8 505
  • Plainfield Stony Brook School
    Grades: K-4 | 243 students
    0.2 miles
    269 Grove St
    Plainfield, NJ 07060
    (908)769-6063
    0.2 K-4 243
  • Plainfield Somerset School
    Grades: 5-6 | 518 students
    0.6 miles
    303 Somerset Street
    Plainfield, NJ 07060
    (908)769-6080
    0.6 5-6 518
  • Plainfield West End School
    Grades: PK-4 | 531 students
    0.7 miles
    447 Greenbrook Rd
    Plainfield, NJ 07060
    (908)769-6083
    0.7 PK-4 531
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