Maxson Middle School

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920 E 7th St

Plainfield, NJ 07062

(908) 731-4310

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 500

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Maxson Middle School

I ahve graduated this year and im so glad im out of that school that school is about making friends fighting and other things education is the last thing on the students mind belive me do not send your child to this school

Posted by a student on 07/01/09

This school isnt all tha great. My teachers are persanally the best but otther wise in would not reccomend this school to any student

Posted by a student on 05/13/09

I think this school could use a lot more structure and they need to be consistent. This is my son's third year at this school and he has also had 3 principles. Some of the teachers there really care about the kids but they are few and far between. I think that the staff needs to act more like adults ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/15/08

i love maxson middle school specilly the teachers because they are so kind!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted by a student on 02/15/08

School really needs a lot of guidance as well as the staff.

Posted by a parent on 12/19/06

I have a child that attends this school and this school has really made her have so much more friends then what she hade at hubbard school. Maxson Middle school is such a remarkable school for any 6-8 grader.

Posted by a parent on 08/02/06

My 3 years at Maxson School was one of the best 3 years I had so far. I felt that my teachers were very helpful and supportive. They helped increase our test scores that increased the schools average in state exams. The principal did her job and made Maxson a better place. I enjoyed the class trips and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/30/04

I think, some of Maxson schools teachers display lack of intrest in their students. I have experienced multiple dissappointments with this school. It's unfortunate, I have to attempt to make the best of a bad situation, since I can not afford to send my child to private school. Some of Maxson teachers ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/12/04

I am a 8th grade student at Maxson and there is not 11.5 students per teacher and classrooms are over filled and teachers have to even share classrooms.

Posted by a student on 06/11/04

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Test scores for Maxson Middle School

NJ ASK* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Maxson Middle School
Plainfield School District
New Jersey
* 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.

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Plainfield schools — Maxson Middle School is located at 920 E 7th St, Plainfield NJ 07062. 920 E 7th St is in the 07062 ZIP code in Plainfield, NJ The school district for Maxson Middle School is the Plainfield School District. Maxson Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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