Norton Middle School

215 West Main St,

Norton, MA, 02766-2713

Tel: (508)285-0140
Grades: 6-8

671 students

Norton Middle School serves 671 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 Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Norton Middle School operates within the Norton School District.

Overview

The student population of 671 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 671 students
Norton Middle School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Norton Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Norton Middle School 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 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Norton Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Norton Middle School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
16%
Norton Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
9%
Norton Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
95%
66%
Norton Middle School White (1988-2012)
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 0.52
Norton 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.
14%
30%
Norton 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%
Norton Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,670 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
School District Name Norton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,670 1,435
Norton School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $41 MM $25 MM
Norton School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $40 MM $24 MM
Norton School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,041 $17,400
Norton School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,904 $16,788
Norton 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 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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Norton Norton High School
    66 West Main St
    Norton , MA , 02766
    (508)285-0160
    0.9  mi  |  725  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Norton Henri A. Yelle Middle School
    64 West Main St
    Norton , MA , 02766
    (508)285-0190
    1.1  mi  |  413  students  |  Gr.  4-5
  • Norton L G Nourse Elementary School
    38 Plain St
    Norton , MA , 02766
    (508)285-0110
    2.4  mi  |  363  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Attleboro Peter Thacher Elementary School
    7 James St
    Attleboro , MA , 02703
    (508)226-4162
    3.6  mi  |  460  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Attleboro Early Learning Center
    7 James St
    Attleboro , MA , 02703
    (508)223-1563
    3.6  mi  |  162  students  |  Gr.  PK

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