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Richard M Teitelman School

Public | 7-8 & ungraded | 6 students

 

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Posted June 1, 2013

This school is one of the best that I have ever attended I hope that MORE people rate this middle school as EXCELLENT!! I LOVE THIS SCHOOL AND ITS WHOLE STAFF THERE IS NOTHING THEY COULD DO BETTER THIS SCHOOL IS PERFECT JUST THE WAY THAT IT IS!!!!!!


Posted January 23, 2008

The school is above average only because the teachers are to hard on the students!
—Submitted by a student


Posted June 26, 2007

great school for me as a stuudent and awsome for athletic children great football team. teachers are cool
—Submitted by a student


Posted April 19, 2005

This district is an awesome place to raise a family. The educational programs are above many in the state. The extracurricular activities are OK. The level of parent involvement in the upper grades could be improved. Overall this is a wonderful school with well educated teachers and staff members. It is also a warm and friendly environment to be.
—Submitted by a parent


Community ratings and reviews do not represent the views of GreatSchools nor does GreatSchools check their accuracy or verify the reviewers' identities. Use your discretion when evaluating these reviews.

About these ratings

The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Language Arts Literacy

The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 65% in 2013.

243 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
49%

2012

 
 
50%

2011

 
 
61%

2010

 
 
62%
Math

The state average for Math was 64% in 2013.

243 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
53%

2012

 
 
49%

2011

 
 
63%

2010

 
 
54%
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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.

Source: New Jersey Department of Education

Language Arts Literacy

The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 82% in 2013.

278 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
76%

2012

 
 
77%

2011

 
 
84%

2010

 
 
80%
Math

The state average for Math was 69% in 2013.

278 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
57%

2012

 
 
69%

2011

 
 
67%

2010

 
 
62%
Science

The state average for Science was 79% in 2013.

278 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
71%

2012

 
 
79%

2011

 
 
81%

2010

 
 
81%
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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.

Source: New Jersey Department of Education

Language Arts Literacy

All Students49%
Female50%
Male49%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic50%
White49%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged35%
Not economically disadvantaged60%
Special education14%
General education59%
English language learnersn/a
Not migrant49%
Limited English Proficient Current Plus Formern/a
Limited English Proficient Formern/a

Math

All Students53%
Female52%
Male55%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic55%
White53%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged42%
Not economically disadvantaged61%
Special education19%
General education62%
English language learnersn/a
Not migrant53%
Limited English Proficient Current Plus Formern/a
Limited English Proficient Formern/a
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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.

The different student groups are identified by the New Jersey Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: New Jersey Department of Education

Language Arts Literacy

All Students76%
Female83%
Male67%
Black77%
Asiann/a
Hispanic64%
Pacific Islandern/a
White76%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged70%
Not economically disadvantaged81%
Special educationn/a
General education90%
English language learnersn/a
Not migrant76%
Limited English Proficient Current Plus Formern/a
Limited English Proficient Formern/a

Math

All Students57%
Female63%
Male50%
Black62%
Asiann/a
Hispanic38%
Pacific Islandern/a
White59%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged52%
Not economically disadvantaged62%
Special educationn/a
General education72%
English language learnersn/a
Not migrant57%
Limited English Proficient Current Plus Formern/a
Limited English Proficient Formern/a

Science

All Students71%
Female76%
Male67%
Black46%
Asiann/a
Hispanic57%
Pacific Islandern/a
White74%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged63%
Not economically disadvantaged80%
Special educationn/a
General education87%
English language learnersn/a
Not migrant71%
Limited English Proficient Current Plus Formern/a
Limited English Proficient Formern/a
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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.

The different student groups are identified by the New Jersey Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: New Jersey Department of Education

Biology I

The state average for Biology I was 58% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
n/a
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2012-2013 New Jersey used the New Jersey Biology Competency Test (NJBCT) to assess students in Biology. The New Jersey Biology Competency Test (NJBCT) is standards-based, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.

Source: New Jersey Department of Education

Biology I

All Studentsn/a
Femalen/a
Malen/a
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Not economically disadvantagedn/a
Special educationn/a
General educationn/a
English language learnersn/a
Not migrantn/a
Limited English Proficient Current Plus Formern/a
Limited English Proficient Formern/a
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2012-2013 New Jersey used the New Jersey Biology Competency Test (NJBCT) to assess students in Biology. The New Jersey Biology Competency Test (NJBCT) is standards-based, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.

The different student groups are identified by the New Jersey Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: New Jersey Department of Education

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How schools in the state rate:

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48%
of schools in the state are Average
26%
of schools in the state are Above average

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Math growth at this school

Below Average

Reading growth at this school

Below Average


1 This rating is based on 2012-13 NJ ASK, HSPA, and/or NJBCT results from the New Jersey Department of Education.

2 This rating is based on 2012-13 Median Growth Percentiles in math and reading from from the New Jersey Department of Education.

Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 86% 51%
Hispanic 8% 22%
Black 5% 16%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 9%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 50%N/A34%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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  • Mr Gregory Lasher

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  • Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
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687 Rt 9
Cape May, NJ 08204
Phone: (609) 884-3475

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