South River Middle School

South River Middle School serves 552 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
South River Middle School operates within the South River School District.

School Overview

The student population of 552 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 552 students
South River Middle School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % South River Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
South River Middle School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade South River Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 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 13:1 13:1
South River Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
5%
9%
South River Middle School Asian Students (1992-2014)
Hispanic
29%
24%
South River Middle School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
9%
16%
South River Middle School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
57%
49%
South River Middle School White Students (1989-2014)
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
South River Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
32%
32%
South River Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
10%
5%
South River Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

South River School District's student population of 2,327 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,030 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,719 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name South River School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 2,327 918
South River School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $20 MM
South River School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $30 MM $20 MM
South River School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,030 $19,116
South River School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,719 $19,190
South River School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is South River High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hammarskjold Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South River Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • South RiverSouth River High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 630 students
    0 miles
    11 Montgomery St
    South RiverNJ 08882
    (732)613-4014
    09-12630
  • South RiverSouth River Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 607 students
    0.2 miles
    81 Johnson Place
    South RiverNJ 08882
    (732)613-4073
    0.23-5607
  • South RiverSouth River Primary School
    Grades: KG-2 | 538 students
    0.2 miles
    22 David St
    South RiverNJ 08882
    (732)613-4006
    0.2KG-2538
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    Grades: PK-5 | 426 students
    0.8 miles
    371 Cranbury Rd
    East BrunswickNJ 08816
    (732)613-6820
    0.8PK-5426
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    Grades: KG-5 | 263 students
    0.8 miles
    15 Fern Rd
    East BrunswickNJ 08816
    (732)640-5850
    0.8KG-5263

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