Locke Middle School

Locke Middle School serves 663 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Locke Middle School operates within the Billerica School District.

School Overview

The student population of 663 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 663 students
Locke Middle School Total Students (1988-2014)
Gender % Locke Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Locke Middle School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Locke Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.16 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 12:1 14:1
Locke Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
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.
0.16 0.33
Locke 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.
10%
34%
Locke Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
4%
5%
Locke Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,361 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,937 is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has grown by 27% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,161 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Billerica School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 5,361 1,376
Billerica School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $83 MM $29 MM
Billerica School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $84 MM $28 MM
Billerica School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,937 $20,216
Billerica School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,161 $19,181
Billerica 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 Billerica Memorial High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Marshall Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John F Kennedy Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BillericaJohn F Kennedy Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 369 students20 Kimbrough Rd
    BillericaMA 01821
    (978)528-8570
    1.3KG-5369
  • BillericaBillerica Memorial High School
    1.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1530 students35 River St
    BillericaMA 01821
    (978)528-8712
    1.49-121530
  • BillericaEugene C Vining Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 203 students121 Lexington Rd
    BillericaMA 01821
    (978)528-8630
    1.4KG-5203
  • BillericaParker Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 456 students52 River St
    BillericaMA 01821
    (978)528-8610
    1.4KG-5456
  • BillericaThomas Ditson Elementary School
    1.5 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 614 students39 Cook St
    BillericaMA 01821
    (978)528-8510
    1.5KG-5614

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