School Details

Hackettstown Middle School

500 Washington Street, Hackettstown, NJ 07840
(908) 852-8554
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades 5-8 & ungraded 407 students 9 students/teacher (NJ avg is 12)

Test Scores by grade

77%
77%
61%
90%
90%
80%

New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK)

In 2011-2012 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • Hackettstown School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

87%
87%
66%
95%
95%
79%

New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK)

In 2011-2012 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • Hackettstown School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

78%
78%
65%
73%
73%
64%

New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK)

In 2011-2012 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • Hackettstown School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

88%
88%
82%
88%
88%
69%
86%
86%
79%

New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK)

In 2011-2012 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • Hackettstown School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Hackettstown Middle School is a public middle school in Hackettstown. The principal of Hackettstown Middle School is Mrs Marie Griffin, who can be contacted at mgriffin@hackettstown.org. 407 students attend Hackettstown Middle School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Asian; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 0.7% of the Hackettstown Middle School students have "limited English proficiency." 24% of the 407 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Hackettstown Middle School is 9:1. St Mary's School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 71% 76%
Asian 6% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 5% 5%
Black, non-Hispanic 3% 2%
Hispanic 19% 15%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1% 0%
Pacific Islander 0.5% 0.2%
Multiracial 0.5% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 24% 19%
Limited English proficiency 0.7% 4%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    Hackettstown Middle School is the most amaziing school with the most brilliant teachers ever!

  • (5 years ago)

    They really care about the students and the environment is one of respect and fun while learning in a richly diverse environment.

  • (5 years ago)

    Hackettstown Middle School is a great school simply because of the individuals that work there. The teachers are super nice and care about the students the students are respectful and welcoming and the administration helps you when you are new to the system. Everyone takes care of eachother and it is a great place to work.

  • (6 years ago)

    This school is one of the greatest in New Jersey. The staff and students are fantastic and work together to learn.

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