Mendham Township Middle School

Overview

Student Enrollment
375
Best Middle School in New Jersey
#1
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 5th grade to 9th grade
School District Mendham Township School District
Type Public
 Phone (973)543-2505
 Location 16 WASHINGTON VALLEY ROAD
BROOKSIDE, NJ 07926
Charter School No

Mendham Township Middle School has an academic rating significantly above the average for New Jersey middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 1st in the best public middle schools in New Jersey.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The Mendham Township Middle School student body is mostly White with a small Asian Pacific population and has very low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White85.1%319
Black0.3%1
Hispanic4.5%17
Asian Pacific7.7%29
Native American Indian0.3%1
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races2.1%8

Family Income

vs. other New Jersey middle schools
Upper 5.2%

0.8% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the New Jersey middle school median of 16.8%. By this measure, Mendham Township Middle School students are largely wealthy and rank 22nd in New Jersey for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
5th Grade95
6th Grade92
7th Grade101
8th Grade87
Total375

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
90%
Rank in New Jersey
1st
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Mendham Township Middle School scored an average 90% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the New Jersey Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state middle school median of 48% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1% of New Jersey middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls85% to 89%*95% or more*
Boys85% to 89%*90% to 94%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian.%.%
Asian & Pacific Islander80% or more*80% or more*
Black--
Hispanic80% or more*80% or more*
Multiracial50% or more*50% or more*
White85% to 89%*93%
With Disabilites50% to 59%*80% to 89%*
Limited English--

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate7%8%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate6%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
New Jersey Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
New Jersey Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
New Jersey Median1.1%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Location

Mendham Township Middle School
16 WASHINGTON VALLEY ROAD
BROOKSIDE, NJ
07926
(973)543-2505

10 out of 10 1

District

Mendham Township School District
Brookside, NJ