William Davies Middle School

  • William Davies Middle School serves 1,063 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 32% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 49% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • William Davies Middle School's student population of 1,063 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 89 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,063 students
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Total Classroom Teachers89 teachers
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School Comparison

  • William Davies Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of William Davies Middle School is 0.68, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#1312 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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Asian
6%
10%
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Hispanic
19%
27%
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Black
29%
16%
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White
45%
45%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in William Davies Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.680.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHamilton Township School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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