Collins Middle School

  • Collins Middle School serves 536 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (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 44% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Collins 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 10:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Collins Middle School's student population of 536 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students536 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Collins 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 diversity score of Collins Middle School is 0.62, which is more 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 Testing Rank#1242 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
34%
20%
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Black
7%
9%
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White
51%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.620.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSalem School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • Salem Witchcraft Heights
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