Thorne Middle School

Thorne Middle School serves 711 students in grades 6-8.
Thorne Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Thorne Middle School's student population of 711 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students711 students
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Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Rankings

Thorne Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Thorne Middle School is 0.27, 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 Testing Rank
#1159 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
46%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
67%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
10%
29%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
85%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.270.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMiddletown Township Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Thorne Middle School is Middletown High School North (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Joseph R. Bolger Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harmony Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Middletown Harmony Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 496 students
    0.2 miles
    100 Murphy Road
    Middletown, NJ 07748
    (732) 671-2111
    0.2 PK-5 496
  • Port Monmouth Port Monmouth Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 219 students
    0.9 miles
    202 Main Street
    Port Monmouth, NJ 07758
    (732) 787-0441
    0.9 K-5 219
  • Middletown New Monmouth Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 380 students
    1.0 miles
    121 New Monmouth Road
    Middletown, NJ 07748
    (732) 671-5317
    1 PK-5 380
  • Middletown Ocean Avenue Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 298 students
    1.1 miles
    235 Ocean Avenue
    Middletown, NJ 07748
    (732) 787-0092
    1.1 PK-5 298
  • Keansburg Joseph R. Bolger Middle School Math: 17% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 418 students
    1.3 miles
    100 Palmer Place
    Keansburg, NJ 07734
    (732) 787-2007
    1.3 5-8 418

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