James F Leonard Middle School (Closed 2014)

  • James F Leonard Middle School served 222 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 18% (which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 61%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 38% (which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 69%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • Minority enrollment was 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students222 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of James F Leonard Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)
18%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of James F Leonard Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)
38%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of James F Leonard Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in James F Leonard Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
96%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in James F Leonard Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in James F Leonard Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
3%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in James F Leonard Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in James F Leonard Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.080.59
This chart display the diversity score of James F Leonard Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in James F Leonard Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in James F Leonard Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLawrence School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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