Bellingham Memorial Middle School

Tel: (508)883-2330
Grades: 5-8

734 students

Bellingham Memorial Middle School serves 734 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Bellingham Memorial Middle School operates within the Bellingham School District.

Overview

The student population of 734 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 734 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Students by Grade Bellingham Memorial Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 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 15:1 14:1
Asian
2%
6%
Hispanic
4%
16%
Black
1%
9%
White
89%
66%
All Ethnic Groups Bellingham Memorial Middle School Sch Ethnicity Bellingham Memorial 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.
0.21 0.32
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.
18%
30%
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.
5%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,470 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
School District Name Bellingham School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 2,470 1,433
Bellingham School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $38 MM $25 MM
Bellingham School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $37 MM $24 MM
Bellingham School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,285 $17,400
Bellingham School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,693 $16,788
Bellingham School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Bellingham High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Remington Middle School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clara Macy Elementary School (2.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BellinghamBellingham High School
    80 Blackstone St
    BellinghamMA 02019
    (508)966-3761
    0.3 mi | 685 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BellinghamClara Macy Elementary School
    60 Monique Dr
    BellinghamMA 02019
    (508)966-0244
    2.3 mi | 261 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • FranklinTri County Regional Vocational Technical High School
    Vocational School
    147 Pond St
    FranklinMA 02038
    (508)528-5400
    Vocational School

    2.9 mi | 1006 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BellinghamPrimavera Junior/senior High School
    Special Education School
    80 Harpin St
    BellinghamMA 02019
    (508)883-5403
    Special Education School

    2.9 mi | 22 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BellinghamSouth Elementary School
    70 Harpin St
    BellinghamMA 02019
    (508)883-8001
    3 mi | 443 students | Gr. KG-4                      

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Did You Know?
Norfolk County, 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 0.31, which is lower than the Massachusetts average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in Norfolk County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Massachusetts or national school diversity statistics.