Central Middle School

875 Hancock Street

Quincy, MA 02170

Tel: (617)984-8725
  • Central Middle School serves 641 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 36%.
  • Central Middle School operates within the Quincy School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 641 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 641 students
Central Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Central Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Central Middle School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Central Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Central Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2015)
Asian
34%
6%
Central Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
2%
18%
Central Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
3%
9%
Central Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
59%
64%
Central Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Central Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Central Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Central Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.54 0.34
Central Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
31%
36%
Central Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
4%
Central Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Quincy School District's student population of 9,229 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,800 in this district is less than the state average of $18,534. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,410 is higher than the state average of $18,197. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Quincy School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
3
Number of Students Managed 9,229 1,368
Quincy School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $157 MM $25 MM
Quincy School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $172 MM $25 MM
Quincy School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,800 $18,534
Quincy School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $18,410 $18,197
Quincy School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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