Mattacheese Middle School

400 Higgins Crowell Rd,

West Yarmouth, MA, 02673-2512

Tel: (508)778-7979
Grades: 6-8

376 students

Mattacheese Middle School serves 376 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Mattacheese Middle School operates within the Dennis-yarmouth School District.

Overview

The student population of 376 students has declined by 23% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 376 students
Mattacheese Middle School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Mattacheese Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Mattacheese Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 is less than the state average of 0.79. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 14:1
Mattacheese Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Mattacheese Middle School American Indian (1991-2012)
Asian
3%
6%
Mattacheese Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
7%
16%
Mattacheese Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
3%
9%
Mattacheese Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
78%
66%
Mattacheese Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Mattacheese Middle School Sch Ethnicity Mattacheese 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.
0.38 0.79
Mattacheese 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.
43%
30%
Mattacheese 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%
Mattacheese Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,099 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
School District Name Dennis-yarmouth School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,099 1,433
Dennis-yarmouth School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $54 MM $25 MM
Dennis-yarmouth School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $52 MM $24 MM
Dennis-yarmouth School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,450 $17,400
Dennis-yarmouth School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,143 $16,788
Dennis-yarmouth 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 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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Barnstable County, 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 0.24, which is lower than the Massachusetts average of 0.79. The most diverse school district in Barnstable County is Barnstable School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Massachusetts or national school diversity statistics.