Paul R Baird Middle School

1 Rooney Rd,

Ludlow, MA, 01056-2595

Tel: (413)583-5685
Grades: 6-8

659 students

Paul R Baird Middle School serves 659 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Paul R Baird Middle School operates within the Ludlow School District.

Overview

The student population of 659 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 659 students
Paul R Baird Middle School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Paul R Baird Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Paul R Baird Middle School 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 0.19 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 11:1 14:1
Paul R Baird Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Paul R Baird Middle School Asian (1988-2008)
Hispanic
5%
16%
Paul R Baird Middle School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
1%
9%
Paul R Baird Middle School Black (1993-2012)
White
90%
66%
Paul R Baird Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Paul R Baird Middle School Sch Ethnicity Paul R Baird 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.
0.19 0.52
Paul R Baird 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.
20%
30%
Paul R Baird 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.
6%
5%
Paul R Baird Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,978 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Ludlow School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,978 1,435
Ludlow School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $43 MM $25 MM
Ludlow School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $42 MM $24 MM
Ludlow School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,934 $17,400
Ludlow School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,531 $16,788
Ludlow 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 Ludlow Senior High School (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Veterans Park Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East Street Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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