East Middle School

  • East Middle School serves 481 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (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 20% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • East 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 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

  • East Middle School's student population of 481 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students481 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of East Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East 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 East Middle School is 0.48, 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#1631 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
20%
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Black
70%
9%
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White
16%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.480.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrockton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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