School Details

New Providence Middle School

35 Pioneer Drive, New Providence, NJ 07974
(908) 464-9161
10

(out of 10)

Public Grades 7-8 185 students 13 students/teacher (NJ avg is 12)

Test Scores by grade

86%
86%
65%
86%
86%
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
  • New Providence School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

97%
97%
82%
91%
91%
69%
94%
94%
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
  • New Providence School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

New Providence Middle School is a public middle school in New Providence. The principal of New Providence Middle School is Mr Scott Hough, whose e-mail is shough@npsd.us. 185 children attend New Providence Middle School and identify mostly as Asian/Pacific Islander; Hispanic; and White, non-Hispanic. 0.6% of the New Providence Middle School students are "limited in English proficiency." 2% of the 185 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at New Providence Middle School is 13:1. Our Lady of Peace School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Dance
  • Orchestra
  • Photography
  • Theater drama

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross country
  • Field hockey
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Gymnastics
  • Lacrosse
  • P.E. classes
  • Rugby
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Volleyball
  • Water polo
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Asian/Pacific Islander 9% 11%
Hispanic 9% 6%
White, non-Hispanic 77% 81%
Asian 14% %
Black, non-Hispanic 0.9% 0.9%
Pacific Islander 0.9% 0.1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.05%
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 2% 2%
Limited English proficiency 0.6% 0%

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