Amherst Regional Middle School

  • Amherst Regional Middle School serves 461 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the MA average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 36%.
  • Amherst Regional Middle School operates within the Amherst-pelham School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 461 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students461 students
Amherst Regional Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Amherst Regional Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
Amherst Regional Middle School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeAmherst Regional Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
Amherst Regional Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
Asian
10%
6%
Amherst Regional Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
15%
18%
Amherst Regional Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
5%
9%
Amherst Regional Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
61%
64%
Amherst Regional Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
9%
3%
Amherst Regional Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsAmherst Regional Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.590.55
Amherst Regional Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
24%
36%
Amherst Regional Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
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%
4%
Amherst Regional Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2015)

District Comparison

  • Amherst-pelham School District's student population of 1,441 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $22,411 is higher than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $21,596 is higher than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District NameAmherst-pelham School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed1,4411,368
Amherst-pelham School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$34 MM$29 MM
Amherst-pelham School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$33 MM$28 MM
Amherst-pelham School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$22,411$20,216
Amherst-pelham School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$21,596$19,181
Amherst-pelham School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • AmherstAmherst Regional High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 980 students
    0.3 miles
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    AmherstMA 01002
    (413)362-1701
    0.39-12980
  • AmherstWildwood Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 412 students
    0.3 miles
    71 Strong Street
    AmherstMA 01002
    (413)362-1400
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  • AmherstFort River Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 366 students
    0.9 miles
    70 So East Street
    AmherstMA 01002
    (413)362-1200
    0.9KG-6366
  • AmherstPelham Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 120 students
    2.2 miles
    45 Amherst Rd
    AmherstMA 01002
    (413)362-1100
    2.2KG-6120
  • AmherstCrocker Farm Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 422 students
    2.6 miles
    280 West Street
    AmherstMA 01002
    (413)362-1600
    2.6PK-6422

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