Norton Middle School

215 West Main St

Norton, MA 02766-2713

Tel: (508)285-0140
Grades 6-8
646 students
Norton Middle School serves 646 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Norton Middle School operates within the Norton School District.

School Overview

The student population of 646 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 646 students
Norton Middle School Total Students (1988-2014)
Gender % Norton Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Norton Middle School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Norton Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 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 13:1 14:1
Norton Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Asian
1%
6%
Norton Middle School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
1%
17%
Norton Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
2%
9%
Norton Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
94%
65%
Norton Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Norton Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Norton 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.
0.12 0.33
Norton 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.
14%
34%
Norton 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.
3%
5%
Norton Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,569 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,601 is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,021 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Norton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,569 1,376
Norton School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $39 MM $29 MM
Norton School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $37 MM $28 MM
Norton School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,601 $20,216
Norton School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,021 $19,181
Norton 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 Norton High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Henri A. Yelle Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is L G Nourse Elementary School (2.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • NortonNorton High School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 715 students66 West Main St
    NortonMA 02766
    (508)285-0160
    0.99-12715
  • NortonHenri A. Yelle Middle School
    1.1 miles | Grades: 4-5 | 399 students64 West Main St
    NortonMA 02766
    (508)285-0190
    1.14-5399
  • NortonL G Nourse Elementary School
    2.4 miles | Grades: PK-3 | 340 students38 Plain St
    NortonMA 02766
    (508)285-0110
    2.4PK-3340
  • AttleboroEarly Learning Center
    3.6 miles | Grades: PK | 184 students7 James St
    AttleboroMA 02703
    (508)223-1563
    3.6PK184
  • AttleboroPeter Thacher Elementary School
    3.6 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 426 students160 James St
    AttleboroMA 02703
    (508)226-4162
    3.6KG-4426

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