Athol-royalston Middle School

1062 Pleasant St

Athol, MA 01331-2555

Tel: (978)249-2430
Grades 5-8
420 students
Athol-royalston Middle School serves 420 students in grades 5 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Athol-royalston Middle School operates within the Athol-royalston School District.

School Overview

The student population of 420 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 420 students
Athol-royalston Middle School Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % Athol-royalston Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Athol-royalston Middle School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Athol-royalston Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Athol-royalston Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Asian
1%
6%
Athol-royalston Middle School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
6%
17%
Athol-royalston Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
1%
9%
Athol-royalston Middle School Black Students (1996-2014)
White
90%
65%
Athol-royalston Middle School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Athol-royalston Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.19 0.33
Athol-royalston Middle School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
53%
34%
Athol-royalston Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
5%
Athol-royalston Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Athol-royalston School District's student population of 1,437 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The revenue/student of $17,247 in this district is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has declined by 28% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $16,364 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Athol-royalston School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 1,437 1,376
Athol-royalston School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $29 MM
Athol-royalston School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $28 MM $28 MM
Athol-royalston School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $17,247 $20,216
Athol-royalston School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $16,364 $19,181
Athol-royalston School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Athol High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Butterfield Middle School (4.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pleasant Street Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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    0.1 miles
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