Pierrepont School

Overview

Student Enrollment
516
Best Middle School in New Jersey
#98
 Rating 7 out of 10
Grades 4th grade to 9th grade
School District Rutherford School District
Type Public
 Phone (201)438-7675
 Location 70 E PIERREPONT AVE
RUTHERFORD, NJ 07070
Charter School No

Pierrepont School has an academic rating well above the average for New Jersey middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 98th in the best public middle schools in New Jersey.

Racial Demographics

The Pierrepont School student body is primarily White with a smaller Hispanic population and has medium racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White65.7%339
Black1.9%10
Hispanic16.1%83
Asian Pacific12.6%65
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races3.7%19

Family Income

vs. other New Jersey middle schools
Upper 14.6%

2.9% 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, Pierrepont School students are largely upper income and rank 64th in New Jersey for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
4th Grade102
5th Grade88
6th Grade97
7th Grade106
8th Grade103
Total516

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
64%
Rank in New Jersey
98th
Rating
7 out of 10

Students at Pierrepont School scored an average 64% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the New Jersey Department of Education. Performance is well above the state middle school median of 48% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 22.3% of New Jersey middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls45% to 49%*75% to 79%*
Boys55% to 59%*70% to 74%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander80% to 84%*85% to 89%*
Blackless than 50%*less than 50%*
Hispanic35% to 39%*60% to 64%*
Multiracial60% to 79%*60% to 79%*
White51%77%
With Disabilites11% to 19%*20% to 29%*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate3%8%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate3%

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 Students3.3%17
Boys5.7%15
Girls0.8%2
New Jersey Median1.1%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.7%9
Boys3.4%9
Girls0%0

Location

Pierrepont School
70 E PIERREPONT AVE
RUTHERFORD, NJ
07070
(201)438-7675

8 out of 10 1

District

Rutherford School District
Rutherford, NJ