PROFICIENCY 36% 16% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
31%SOMERVILLE PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
31%Somerville
43%New Jersey

Somerville Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "SOMERVILLE PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Somerville, NJ. There are a total of 349 students and 34 teachers at Somerville Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 11 to 1. There are a total of 130 free lunch students and 25 reduced lunch students.

Somerville Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 36.0%, which is 16% lower than the New Jersey average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students349
Teachers34
Student/Teacher ratio11:1
Free lunch130
Reduced lunch25

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Somerville Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All27%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
625-29%
735-39%
820-24%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All45%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
630-34%
750-54%
850-54%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Somerville Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew JerseyNational
Caucasian 39.6% 52.6% 50.3% 51.1%
African American 15.7% 10.3% 15.1% 15.9%
Asian 10.9% 9.2% 9.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 33.9% 24.0% 22.9% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.6% 0.3% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 3.3% 1.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Somerville High School19%0.4Somerville, NJ
Van Derveer Elementary School39%0.8Somerville, NJ
Somerset County Vocational Technical High School42%1.2Green Knoll, NJ
Bridgewater-raritan Regional Middle School74%1.5Green Knoll, NJ
Adamsville Elementary School62%1.7Finderne, NJ
John F Kennedy Elementary School57%1.8Raritan, NJ
Manville High School22%2.0Manville, NJ
Alexander Batcho Intermediate School40%2.1Manville, NJ
Roosevelt School36%2.2Manville, NJ
Bradley Gardens Elementary School70%2.7Bradley Gardens, NJ
Weston Elementary School47%2.7Manville, NJ
Crim Elementary School77%3.0Martinsville, NJ

Somerville demographics profile

StatisticSomervilleNew JerseyNational
Population12,2078,915,456318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)5,221191
Median age35.539.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)53%56%55%
Speak English71%69%79%
Speak Spanish18%16%13%

Education level achieved in Somerville

IndexSomervilleNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade89.0%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school88.1%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college63.7%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree43.4%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors38.3%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters11.3%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.8%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.6%1.5%1.3%
Source: The Somerville Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.