School Details

So Plainfield Middle School

2201 Plainfield Avenue, South Plainfield, NJ 07080
(908) 754-4620
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades 7-8 554 students 10 students/teacher (NJ avg is 12)

Test Scores by grade

64%
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69%
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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
  • South Plainfield School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

86%
86%
82%
68%
68%
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
  • South Plainfield School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

So Plainfield Middle School is a public middle school in South Plainfield. The principal of So Plainfield Middle School is Mr Kevin Hajduk, whose e-mail is khajduk@spboe.org. 554 children attend So Plainfield Middle School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 1% of the So Plainfield Middle School students are "limited in English proficiency." 23% of the 554 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at So Plainfield Middle School is 10:1. Grant Elementary School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 55% 56%
Hispanic 21% 18%
Black, non-Hispanic 13% 12%
Asian 11% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 10% 11%
Pacific Islander 0.5% 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.3% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2% 0.1%
Multiracial 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 23% 18%
Limited English proficiency 1% 0%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (6 years ago)

    spms is one of the better schools out there athletics are very good and the teachers and staff reach students on a personal level

  • (6 years ago)

    i love this school. The sports are great. The music program is amazing and you can get along with the teachers so well.

  • (6 years ago)

    it has great teacher who teach everything in the right amout of time

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