North Middle School

350 Southampton Rd,

Westfield, MA, 01085-3899

Tel: (413)572-6441
Grades: 6-8

741 students

North Middle School serves 741 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
North Middle School operates within the Westfield School District.

Overview

The student population of 741 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 741 students
North Middle School Total Students (2001-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
North Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade North Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
North Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
6%
North Middle School Asian (2001-2012)
Hispanic
8%
16%
North Middle School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
1%
9%
North Middle School Black (2001-2012)
White
88%
66%
North Middle School White (2001-2012)
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.
0.22 0.32
North Middle School Diversity Score (2001-2012)
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.
21%
30%
North Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2012)
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.
3%
5%
North Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,454 students has grown by 52% over five years.
School District Name Westfield School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
3
Number of Students Managed 9,454 1,433
Westfield School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $92 MM $25 MM
Westfield School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $92 MM $24 MM
Westfield School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,848 $17,400
Westfield School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,835 $16,788
Westfield 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 Westfield High School (1.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is South Middle School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southampton Road Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Westfield Southampton Road Elementary School
    330 Southampton Rd
    Westfield , MA , 01085
    (413)572-6435
    0  mi  |  428  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Westfield Westfield High School
    177 Montgomery Rd
    Westfield , MA , 01085
    (413)572-6466
    1.4  mi  |  1514  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Westfield Paper Mill Elementary School
    148 Paper Mill Rd
    Westfield , MA , 01085
    (413)572-6519
    1.9  mi  |  497  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Westfield Fort Meadow Early Childhood Center
    35 White St
    Westfield , MA , 01085
    (413)572-6422
    2.2  mi  |  168  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Westfield Franklin Ave Elementary School
    22 Franklin Ave
    Westfield , MA , 01085
    (413)572-6424
    2.2  mi  |  306  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Did You Know?
Westfield, 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 0.36. The most diverse school in Westfield is Lamberts Mill Academy. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Massachusetts or national school diversity statistics.