Locke Middle School

110 Allen Rd,

Billerica, MA, 01821-3793

Tel: (978)528-8650
Grades: 6-8

674 students

Locke Middle School serves 674 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 Asian), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Locke Middle School operates within the Billerica School District.

Overview

The student population of 674 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 674 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Locke Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Locke Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Locke Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
6%
Locke Middle School Asian (1996-2012)
Hispanic
1%
16%
Black
n/a
9%
White
94%
66%
All Ethnic Groups Locke Middle School Sch Ethnicity Locke Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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 0.52
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.
11%
30%
Locke Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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 (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,720 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
School District Name Billerica School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 5,720 1,435
District Total Revenue $87 MM $25 MM
Billerica School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $90 MM $24 MM
Billerica School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,295 $17,400
Billerica School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,807 $16,788
Billerica School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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