1000 Holly Oak Dr
Voorhees, NJ 08043
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Voorhees Middle School serves 1,043 students in grades 6-8.
Voorhees Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (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 75% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Voorhees Middle School's student population of 1,043 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 81 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,043 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
81 teachers
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School Rankings

Voorhees Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Voorhees Middle School is 0.64, 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 Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#700 out of 2221 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
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Asian
19%
10%
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Hispanic
9%
29%
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Black
12%
15%
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White
55%
44%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

School Reviews

  4.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
Amazing all I have to say!
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2  
VMS has several teachers that let the student athletes get away with anything while looking down on those who don't play sports. The councilor I had, Mr. O, was awesome at accomedating thing for me. He worked closely with my parents and teachers to help me through the years. Although drugs aren't popular yet, alcohol is rampent. Most of the popular kids drink quite often. Several of the older kids smoke too. Some of the teachers are good while other aren't. One teacher I had was so terrible to me my parents thought about going to the school board over her. The school itself isn't too bad; most of the facilities are fairly new or are still nice. The sports teams do pretty well, so I would only recommend this school if you want to got for sports.
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5  
Even though I was a hard-headed kid from Philadelphia. I learned more at Voorhees Middle School than any middle school I attended. I''ll always be a Viking!!!!
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,043 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64 (Top 30%)

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