Frost Middle School

  • Frost Middle School serves 507 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (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 38% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Frost 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 16:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Frost Middle School's student population of 507 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students507 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Frost 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 Frost Middle School is 0.29, 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#1239 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
84%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
9%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Frost Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.290.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Frost 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLawrence School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lawrence Robert Frost
    Grades: K-4 | 590 students
    0.0 miles
    33 Hamlet Street
    Lawrence, MA 01843
    (978) 975-5941
    0.0 K-4 590
  • Lawrence Emily G Wetherbee
    Grades: K-8 | 700 students
    0.6 miles
    75 Newton Street
    Lawrence, MA 01843
    (978) 557-2900
    0.6 K-8 700
  • Lawrence James F Hennessey
    Grades: PK-2 | 347 students
    0.9 miles
    122 Hancock Street
    Lawrence, MA 01841
    (978) 975-5950
    0.9 PK-2 347
  • Andover Shawsheen School
    Grades: PK | 85 students
    1.0 miles
    18 Magnolia Ave
    Andover, MA 01810
    (978) 247-8200
    1.0 PK 85
  • Lawrence Gerard A. Guilmette
    Grades: 1-4 | 514 students
    1.1 miles
    80 Bodwell Street
    Lawrence, MA 01841
    (978) 686-8150
    1.1 1-4 514

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