Union Avenue Middle School

  • Union Avenue Middle School serves 637 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 12% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 26% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Union Avenue 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 bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.

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School Overview

  • Union Avenue Middle School's student population of 637 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students637 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Union Avenue Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The diversity score of Union Avenue Middle School is 0.31, which is less 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Union Avenue Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a12:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
19%
26%
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Black
81%
16%
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White
n/a
46%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Union Avenue Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Union Avenue Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.310.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Union Avenue Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIrvington Board Of Education School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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