Middletown - South High School

School Overview


900 Nutswamp Rd

Middletown, NJ 07748

(732) 706-6111

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,450

Students Per Teacher: 15

Parent Reviews

15 Parent Reviews for Middletown - South High School

This school is great. There is a great sense of community and many of the students are accepting of everyone. It isn't your typical clique-y high school atmosphere. Having gone to other high schools as well where the administration focused on controlling the students with fear, South worked differently ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 08/31/12

According to others, Middletown High School South isn't a good school at all. The discipline is said to be very poor. During 'Respect' Week, students got into fights all week long in the hallways. The principal had to grab one of the students and one got injured very badly. This school isn't going to ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 10/25/11

Everything is football, football, football. Sorts =/= academics, stop putting sports first. All of the money is funneled into sports and little is left for other things like academic clubs and tools for learning.

Posted by a student on 10/01/09

As a former student student, I was very disappointed with the Math Curriculum. Compared to other students in college, I felt at a disadvantage. Otherwise Middletown South prepared me for college and the business world.

Posted by a parent on 02/26/08

When I entered this school thinking I would coast through, like I did in Middle school. The teachers are reall y great, and I've learned so much without even knowing it. I wish my lunch was a little longer, and I wish I could go to the bathroom between periods. Overall I think this school is realy great.

Posted by a student on 12/30/07

There is too much focus on the football but certainly it does not dictate how 'all' the students are treated. Two of my children have graduated from South and gone on to good colleges and well prepared. Every school has its problems. If you want drugs you can get them anywhere, hopefully the child is ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/17/07

The school is full of non-hard working student. There is a large drug problem. School is very cliquish. Everything is based around football which takes away from every other aspect of the school. If you don't play football, you aren't important.

Posted by a student on 07/16/07

The school itself is rather excellent. However, there is a bit of a drug problem, with the help of the parents. The school gets everything, though, so itis in excellent condition.

Posted by a former student on 05/19/06

This is a wonderful school with many programs for the students. Teachers are warm and truly interested in their students - they go above and beyond to help their students succeed! I loved this school!

Posted by a former student on 02/24/06

Great academics and good parental involvement.

Posted by a former student on 02/23/06

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School Profile for Middletown - South High School

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Test scores for Middletown - South High School

HSPA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Middletown - South High School
Middletown Township School District
New Jersey
* In 2011-2012 New Jersey used the High School Proficiency Assessment (HSPA) to test students in grade 11 in language arts literacy and math. The HSPA 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. Students are required to pass the HSPA in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Middletown schools — Middletown - South High School is located at 900 Nutswamp Rd, Middletown NJ 07748. 900 Nutswamp Rd is in the 07748 ZIP code in Middletown, NJ The school district for Middletown - South High School is the Middletown Township School District. Middletown - South High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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