Mattacheese Middle School

400 Higgins Crowell Rd

West Yarmouth, MA 02673-2512

Grades: 6-8

339 students

Mattacheese Middle School serves 339 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Mattacheese Middle School operates within the Dennis-yarmouth School District.

Overview

The student population of 339 students has declined by 31% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 339 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 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 8:1 14:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
6%
Hispanic
11%
17%
Black
5%
9%
White
74%
66%
Two or more races
7%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.44 0.33
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.
46%
32%
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.
7%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,323 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Dennis-yarmouth School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,323 1,400
District Total Revenue $54 MM $25 MM
District Spending $52 MM $24 MM
District Revenue / Student $15,450 $17,400
District Spending / Student $15,143 $16,788
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Sturgis Charter Public School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Marguerite E Small Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Station Avenue Elementary School (2.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • West YarmouthMarguerite E Small Elementary School
    440 Higgins Crowell Rd
    West YarmouthMA 02673
    (508)778-7975
    0.2 mi | 338 students | Gr. 4-5                      
  • HyannisSturgis Charter Public School
    Charter School
    427 Main St
    HyannisMA 02601
    (508)778-1782
    Charter School

    2.4 mi | 739 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • South YarmouthStation Avenue Elementary School
    276 Station Ave
    South YarmouthMA 02664
    (508)760-5600
    2.6 mi | 437 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • HyannisBarnstable Community Horace Mann Charter Public School
    Charter School
    165 Bearses Way
    HyannisMA 02601
    (508)790-6485
    Charter School

    2.6 mi | 286 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • South YarmouthLaurence C Macarthur Elementary School
    1175 Route 28
    South YarmouthMA 02664
    (508)398-7685
    2.6 mi | 256 students | Gr. PK-3                      

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