Veterans Memorial Middle School

  • Veterans Memorial Middle School serves 1,103 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 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Veterans Memorial Middle School placed in the top 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 student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Veterans Memorial Middle School's student population of 1,103 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 100 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,103 students
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Total Classroom Teachers100 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Veterans Memorial Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Veterans Memorial Middle School is 0.42, 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#1003 out of 2239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
13%
29%
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Black
9%
15%
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White
75%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.420.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrick Township Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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