F A Day Middle School

  • F A Day Middle School serves 978 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (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 71% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • F A Day Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

Top Placements

F A Day Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • F A Day Middle School's student population of 978 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 87 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students978 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of F A Day Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers87 teachers
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School Comparison

  • F A Day Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 F A Day Middle School is 0.57, 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#377 out of 1666 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:1n/a
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
15%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
20%
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Black
6%
9%
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White
63%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.570.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in F A Day Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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    0.9 miles
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  • Newton Lincoln-eliot
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    0.9 miles
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    (617) 559-9540
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    0.9 miles
    457 Walnut Street
    Newtonville, MA 02460
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