Malden High School

  • Malden High School serves 1,822 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 76% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 89% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 71%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Malden High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 37%.

Top Placements

Malden High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Malden High School's student population of 1,822 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 115 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,822 students
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Total Classroom Teachers115 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Malden High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,671 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Malden High School is 0.77, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#356 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
64%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
71%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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Asian
25%
7%
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Hispanic
23%
18%
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Black
20%
9%
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White
29%
63%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Malden High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.770.34
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Graduation Rate
84%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMalden School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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