Atlantic Middle School

  • Atlantic Middle School serves 497 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (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 63% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Atlantic Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Atlantic Middle School's student population of 497 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students497 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Atlantic Middle School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Atlantic Middle School is 0.60, which is more 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#670 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
51%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
4%
9%
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White
37%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.600.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameQuincy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • Quincy Francis W Parker
    Grades: K-5 | 313 students
    0.2 miles
    148 Billings Rd
    Quincy, MA 02171
    (617) 984-8710
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  • Quincy North Quincy High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,220 student
    0.2 miles
    316 Hancock Street
    Quincy, MA 02171
    (617) 984-8744
    0.2 9-12 1,220
  • Quincy Montclair
    Grades: K-5 | 412 students
    0.7 miles
    8 Belmont Street
    Quincy, MA 02171
    (617) 984-8708
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  • Quincy Wollaston School
    Grades: K-5 | 333 students
    1.0 miles
    205 Beale Street
    Quincy, MA 02170
    (617) 984-8791
    1.0 K-5 333
  • Quincy Beechwood Knoll Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 351 students
    1.1 miles
    225 Fenno Street
    Quincy, MA 02170
    (617) 984-8781
    1.1 K-5 351

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