625 Washington Street
East Walpole, MA 02032
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Bird Middle School serves 491 students in grades 6-8.
Bird 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 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Bird Middle School's student population of 491 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
491 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Bird Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Bird Middle School is 0.29, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#479 out of 1667 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
20%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
84%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bird 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
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bird Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5  
i really like all the teachers they are very nice and very good at what they do, the secretarys are very nice and caring to what u need.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 491 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.29 (Btm 50%)

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