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What is the entrance exam like?

A lot of prospective students wonder what they should study for the entrance exam. Our answer is simple, you really shouldn’t worry about studying anything at all. The Middlesex County Academy’s entrance exam only tries to determine how well each

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How do students get to the school each day?

As a magnet school, the Middlesex County Academy pulls students from most public school districts in Middlesex County. Each district is required to provide transportation for their students to attend the Academy, typically in the form of a school bus

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Where is the Academy located?

The Middlesex County Academy is located on 100 Technology Drive, Edison, NJ 08837, on the campus of the Middlesex County College. There are a few parking spots in front of the school reserved for visitors, but students who drive to

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How many students are in each grade?

Each grade starts with around 40 students. In recent years, some freshman classes have started with 42 students, accounting for the typical freshman year attrition. During the school year, as freshman leave, students on the waiting list are given the

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Where’s the cafeteria?

The Academy doesn’t actually have a cafeteria. With nowhere to buy food, students are expected to bring a lunch from home each day. They may then heat up their lunches in microwaves and eat them in the Commons Area (the

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