Berkley Middle School

21 North Main Street
Berkley, MA 02779
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 406 students in grades 5-8, Berkley Middle School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 44%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 406 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • : Top 50% in MA
  • : 45% (Top 50%)
  • : 51% (Top 50%)
  • : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Berkley Middle School's student population of 406 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
406 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Berkley Middle School ranks within the top 50% of all 1,631 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Berkley Middle School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MA)
#689 out of 1631 schools
(Top 50%)
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45%
41%
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51%
44%
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54%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Berkley Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
23%
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Black
n/a
10%
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White
93%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.13
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Berkley Middle School's ranking?
Berkley Middle School is ranked #689 out of 1,631 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are Berkley Middle School often compared to?
Berkley Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Somerset Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
45% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% MA state average), while 51% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 44% MA state average).
How many students attend Berkley Middle School?
406 students attend Berkley Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
93% of Berkley Middle School students are White, 4% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Berkley Middle School?
Berkley Middle School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Berkley Middle School offer ?
Berkley Middle School offers enrollment in grades 5-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Berkley Middle School part of?
Berkley Middle School is part of Berkley School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 406 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 45% (Top 50%)
  • : 51% (Top 50%)
  • : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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