Norton Middle School

215 West Main St

Norton, MA 02766-2713

Grades: 6-8

663 students

Norton Middle School serves 663 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Norton Middle School operates within the Norton School District.

Overview

The student population of 663 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 663 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less 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 13:1 14:1
Asian
1%
6%
Hispanic
2%
17%
Black
2%
9%
White
95%
66%
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.
0.10 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.
14%
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.
3%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,629 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
School District Name Norton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,629 1,400
District Total Revenue $41 MM $25 MM
District Spending $40 MM $24 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,041 $17,400
District Spending / Student $13,904 $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 Norton High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Henri A. Yelle Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is L G Nourse Elementary School (2.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • NortonNorton High School
    66 West Main St
    NortonMA 02766
    (508)285-0160
    0.9 mi | 707 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • NortonHenri A. Yelle Middle School
    64 West Main St
    NortonMA 02766
    (508)285-0190
    1.1 mi | 414 students | Gr. 4-5                      
  • NortonL G Nourse Elementary School
    38 Plain St
    NortonMA 02766
    (508)285-0110
    2.4 mi | 348 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • AttleboroPeter Thacher Elementary School
    7 James St
    AttleboroMA 02703
    (508)226-4162
    3.6 mi | 444 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • AttleboroEarly Learning Center
    7 James St
    AttleboroMA 02703
    (508)223-1563
    3.6 mi | 168 students | Gr. PK                      

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