Mattacheese Middle School

400 Higgins Crowell Rd

West Yarmouth, MA 02673-2512

Tel: (508)778-7979
Grades 6-7
469 students
Mattacheese Middle School serves 469 students in grades 6 - 7.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Mattacheese Middle School operates within the Dennis-yarmouth School District.

School Overview

The student population of 469 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-7
Total Students 469 students
Mattacheese Middle School Total Students (1988-2014)
Gender % Mattacheese Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Mattacheese Middle School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Mattacheese Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 9:1 14:1
Mattacheese Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
6%
Mattacheese Middle School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
9%
17%
Mattacheese Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
9%
9%
Mattacheese Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
73%
65%
Mattacheese Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Mattacheese Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Mattacheese 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.
0.45 0.33
Mattacheese 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.
31%
34%
Mattacheese 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.
12%
5%
Mattacheese Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,044 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $17,074 is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,522 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has grown by 22% over four years.
School District Name Dennis-yarmouth School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 3,044 1,376
Dennis-yarmouth School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $57 MM $29 MM
Dennis-yarmouth School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $55 MM $28 MM
Dennis-yarmouth School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $17,074 $20,216
Dennis-yarmouth School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $16,522 $19,181
Dennis-yarmouth 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 Sturgis Charter Public School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Barnstable Intermediate School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marguerite E Small Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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