East Middle School

East Middle School serves 426 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
East Middle School operates within the Brockton School District.

School Overview

The student population of 426 students has declined by 25% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 24% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 426 students
East Middle School Total Students (1988-2014)
Gender % East Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
East Middle School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade East Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more 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 10:1 14:1
East Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Asian
1%
6%
East Middle School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
14%
17%
East Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
66%
9%
East Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
16%
65%
East Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
East Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups East Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.52 0.33
East Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
80%
34%
East Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2014)
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.
8%
5%
East Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,011 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,070 is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,859 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Brockton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
3
Number of Students Managed 17,011 1,376
Brockton School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $218 MM $29 MM
Brockton School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $215 MM $28 MM
Brockton School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $14,070 $20,216
Brockton School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,859 $19,181
Brockton School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 B B Russell Alternative School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Joseph F. Plouffe Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Downey Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BrocktonDowney Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 631 students55 Electric Ave
    BrocktonMA 02302
    (508)580-7221
    0.6KG-5631
  • BrocktonJoseph F. Plouffe Academy
    0.6 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 633 students250 Crescent St
    BrocktonMA 02301
    (508)849-4301
    0.66-8633
  • BrocktonMary E. Baker School
    0.8 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 746 students45 Quincy St
    BrocktonMA 02302
    (508)894-4427
    0.8KG-5746
  • BrocktonB B Russell Alternative School
    Alternative School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 6-12 | 64 students175 Warren Ave
    BrocktonMA 02301
    (508)580-7033
    1.26-1264
  • BrocktonBrockton Champion High School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 194 students175 Warren Ave
    BrocktonMA 02301
    (508)894-4377
    1.29-12194

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