John Glenn Middle School

  • John Glenn Middle School serves 583 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (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 64% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • John Glenn Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

  • John Glenn Middle School's student population of 583 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students583 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John Glenn 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 John Glenn Middle School is 0.51, 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#569 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
17%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
20%
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Black
6%
9%
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White
68%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.510.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBedford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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