Grafton Middle School

  • Grafton Middle School serves 524 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (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 63% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Grafton 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 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Grafton Middle School's student population of 524 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students524 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Grafton Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Grafton 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 Grafton Middle School is 0.32, 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#666 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
10%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
82%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Grafton Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.320.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Grafton 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
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Grafton 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 NameGrafton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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