Belmonte Saugus Middle School

  • Belmonte Saugus Middle School serves 650 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Belmonte Saugus Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Belmonte Saugus Middle School's student population of 650 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students650 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Belmonte Saugus Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Belmonte Saugus Middle School is 0.44, 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 School Rank#1331 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
17%
20%
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Black
5%
9%
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White
73%
60%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.440.59
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSaugus School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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