Blanchard Middle School

  • Blanchard Middle School serves 614 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 78% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Blanchard Middle School's student population of 614 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students614 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Blanchard Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Blanchard Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Blanchard Middle School is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#107 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Blanchard Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Blanchard Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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Asian
29%
7%
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Hispanic
n/a
19%
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Black
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Blanchard Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
69%
61%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Blanchard Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.440.58
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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 NameWestford School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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