Arthur W Coolidge Middle School

  • Arthur W Coolidge Middle School serves 476 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 77% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Arthur W Coolidge Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Arthur W Coolidge Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Arthur W Coolidge Middle School's student population of 476 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students476 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Arthur W Coolidge Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Arthur W Coolidge Middle School is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#300 out of 1666 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
89%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.210.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameReading School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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