John Adams Middle School

1081 New Dover Rd, Edison, NJ 08820 | (732) 452-2920
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 729
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  • Mailing Address: 1081 New Dover Road, Edison, NJ 08820
  • Principal or Admin: Maryann Banks
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 729
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 69.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 354 (48.6%)
  • Females: 375 (51.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 26 (3.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 58 (8.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 84 (11.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
John Adams Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black8211.2%
Asian48766.8%
Hispanic273.7%
White13318.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For John Adams Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade23932.8%
7th Grade26436.2%
8th Grade22631.0%
Source: NJ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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The overall school rating shows that John Adams Middle School performed on average much better than most other schools across the state on ASK state exams in the following subjects:
  • Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science

ASK - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201089.7%80.5%78.6%
200986.5%82.6%69.8%
 
Math Test
201087.7%82.5%86.1%
200986.1%82.7%78.7%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201087.0%82.2%86.1%
200990.1%82.7%72.5%
 
Math Test
201081.6%75.7%81.9%
200985.0%78.4%66.8%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201096.0%90.4%94.0%
200994.1%92.1%91.7%
 
Math Test
201087.1%79.6%83.6%
200985.7%85.0%62.1%
 
Science Test
201094.9%90.5%94.2%
200992.3%91.2%94.7%
 
Source: NJ Department of Education 2009-2010

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