Morton Middle School

Morton Middle School serves 524 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Morton Middle School operates within the Fall River School District.

Overview

The student population of 524 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 524 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 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 11:1 14:1
Asian
3%
6%
Hispanic
16%
17%
Black
8%
9%
White
70%
66%
Two or more races
3%
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.
0.48 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.
60%
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.
10%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,865 students has grown by 38% over five years.
School District Name Fall River School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
3
Number of Students Managed 13,865 1,400
District Total Revenue $178 MM $25 MM
District Spending $181 MM $24 MM
District Revenue / Student $17,810 $17,400
District Spending / Student $18,090 $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 Resiliency Preparatory School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Somerset Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is James Tansey Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fall RiverResiliency Preparatory School
    276 Maple St
    Fall RiverMA 02720
    (508)675-8230
    0.5 mi | 195 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Fall RiverJames Tansey Elementary School
    711 Ray St
    Fall RiverMA 02720
    (508)675-8206
    0.9 mi | 318 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Fall RiverSpencer Borden Elementary School
    1400 President Ave
    Fall RiverMA 02720
    (508)675-8202
    0.9 mi | 562 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Fall RiverMary Fonseca Elementary School
    160 Wall St
    Fall RiverMA 02720
    (508)675-8210
    1.2 mi | 769 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Fall RiverAcese Elementary School
    Alternative School
    803 Bedford St
    Fall RiverMA 02723
    (508)675-4730
    Alternative School

    1.2 mi | 18 students | Gr. 1-5                      

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