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 stayed relatively flat 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 (1990-2014)
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 stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.16 is less than the state average of 0.54. 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 0.54
Locke Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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 (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.
4%
5%
Locke Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Billerica School District's student population of 5,361 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,937 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has declined by 18% over four years.
School District Name Billerica School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 5,361 1,326
Billerica School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $83 MM n/a
Billerica School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $84 MM n/a
Billerica School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,937 n/a
Billerica School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,161 n/a
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)
 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BillericaJohn F Kennedy Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 369 students
    1.3 miles
    20 Kimbrough Rd
    BillericaMA 01821
    (978)528-8570
    1.3KG-5369
  • BillericaBillerica Memorial High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1530 students
    1.4 miles
    35 River St
    BillericaMA 01821
    (978)528-8712
    1.49-121530
  • BillericaEugene C Vining Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 203 students
    1.4 miles
    121 Lexington Rd
    BillericaMA 01821
    (978)528-8630
    1.4KG-5203
  • BillericaParker Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 456 students
    1.4 miles
    52 River St
    BillericaMA 01821
    (978)528-8610
    1.4KG-5456
  • BillericaThomas Ditson Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 614 students
    1.5 miles
    39 Cook St
    BillericaMA 01821
    (978)528-8510
    1.5KG-5614

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Yes No
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
School Clothing

School Mascot: Scouts

School Colors: