96 Howland Road
Lakeville, MA 02347
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Freetown-lakeville Middle School serves 752 students in grades 6-8.
Freetown-lakeville Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is equal to the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Freetown-lakeville Middle School's student population of 752 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
752 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Rankings

Freetown-lakeville Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Freetown-lakeville Middle School is 0.12, 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 Data
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State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#857 out of 1667 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
20%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
94%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.12
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Freetown-lakeville Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Freetown-lakeville Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

  2.75 out of 5  (4 reviews)
3  
My kid just came to this school in the middle of the year and he said it had been GREAT so far. The only problem is the diversity. The population is almost all white. PEOPLE THAT AREN'T WHITE MOVE TO LAKEVILLE, FREETOWN, OR ASSONET! I'M BEGGING YOU!
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1  
I found some S H I T on the ground. The whole school is so gross.
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5  
I love this school I came in half of the year and everyone was so kind and helpful! Everyone if respectful of eachother and it is just a great school!
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2  
Freetown Lakeville Middle School is very organized. Great teachers and administrators. I highly recommend sending you're children here. The seventh grade math teachers are amazing when coming to teaching kids with a hard time. Thank you for reading!
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 752 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 52% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.12 (Btm 50%)

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