Ashland Middle School

  • Ashland Middle School serves 601 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (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 67% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ashland Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Ashland Middle School's student population of 601 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students601 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ashland Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Ashland Middle School is 0.51, 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#443 out of 1666 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:1n/a
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
14%
7%
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Hispanic
12%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
68%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ashland Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.510.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ashland Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAshland School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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