East Middle School

  • East Middle School serves 715 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • East Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

  • East Middle School's student population of 715 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students715 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Middle School is ranked within the top 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 East Middle School is 0.46, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#795 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
15%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
20%
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Black
6%
9%
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White
72%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.460.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBraintree School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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