Hastings Middle School

  • Hastings Middle School serves 468 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (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 48% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hastings 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Hastings Middle School's student population of 468 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students468 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hastings 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 Hastings Middle School is 0.24, 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#1041 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
87%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.240.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairhaven School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • Fairhaven Fairhaven High School
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  • Fairhaven Leroy Wood
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    1.2 miles
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  • New Bedford City On A Hill Charter Public School New Bedford Charter School
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    1.6 miles
    384 Acushnet Ave
    New Bedford, MA 02740
    (508) 985-6400
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  • New Bedford John Avery Parker
    Grades: PK-5 | 285 students
    1.7 miles
    705 County Street
    New Bedford, MA 02740
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  • New Bedford Hayden/mcfadden
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    1.8 miles
    361 Cedar Grove
    New Bedford, MA 02746
    (508) 997-4511
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