East Middle School

East Middle School serves 393 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
East Middle School operates within the Brockton School District.

Overview

The student population of 393 students has declined by 25% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 393 students
East Middle School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
East Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade East Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1 14:1
East Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
East Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
11%
16%
East Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
69%
9%
East Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
15%
66%
East Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups East Middle School Sch Ethnicity East 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.
0.49 0.32
East Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
79%
30%
East Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2012)
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.
9%
5%
East Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,610 students has grown by 15% over five years.
School District Name Brockton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
3
Number of Students Managed 17,610 1,433
Brockton School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $227 MM $25 MM
Brockton School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $224 MM $24 MM
Brockton School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,816 $17,400
Brockton School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,633 $16,788
Brockton 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 Brockton Champion High School (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Joseph F. Plouffe Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Downey Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Brockton Downey Elementary School
    55 Electric Ave
    Brockton , MA 02302
    (508)580-7221
    0.6  mi  |  580  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Brockton Joseph F. Plouffe Academy
    250 Crescent St
    Brockton , MA 02301
    (508)849-4301
    0.6  mi  |  614  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Brockton Mary E. Baker School
    45 Quincy St
    Brockton , MA 02302
    (508)894-4427
    0.8  mi  |  748  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Brockton Brockton Champion High School
    175 Warren Ave
    Brockton , MA 02301
    (508)894-4377
    1.2  mi  |  183  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Brockton B B Russell Alternative School
    Alternative School
    175 Warren Ave
    Brockton , MA 02301
    (508)580-7033
    Alternative School
    1.2  mi  |  91  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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Did You Know?
Brockton, MA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.57, which is higher than the Massachusetts average of 0.36. The most diverse school in Brockton is Goddard Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Massachusetts or national school diversity statistics.