Melrose School District

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 8 public schools in Melrose School District, serving 3,909 students. Melrose School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Massachusetts.
  • Public schools in Melrose School District have an average math proficiency score of 67% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 52%), and reading proficiency score of 74% (versus the 57% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Massachusetts.
  • The top ranked public schools in Melrose School District are Melrose High School, Horace Mann and Winthrop. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Massachusetts public school average of 40% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is more than the Massachusetts public school average of 13:1.

Overview

School District NameMelrose School District
School District Websitehttp://www.melroseschools.com
School District Phone Number(781) 662-2000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MA)
# of Schools8 Schools1,854 Schools
# of Students3,909 Students953,660 Students
# of Teachers268 Teachers73,118 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1

District Comparison

  • Melrose School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 403 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#101 out of 403 school districts
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Melrose  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Melrose  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
94%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Melrose  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.370.59
# of American Indian Students5 Students2,100 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students187 Students65,565 Students
% Asian Students
5%
7%
# of Hispanic Students190 Students191,095 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
20%
# of Black Students245 Students86,283 Students
% Black Students
6%
9%
# of White Students3,094 Students573,115 Students
% White Students
79%
60%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a812 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students188 Students34,581 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:31830,418
# of Students in Kindergarten:32165,872
# of Students in 1st Grade:32968,019
# of Students in 2nd Grade:32468,249
# of Students in 3rd Grade:28570,066
# of Students in 4th Grade:27172,164
# of Students in 5th Grade:28272,391
# of Students in 6th Grade:26571,172
# of Students in 7th Grade:24770,843
# of Students in 8th Grade:26571,876
# of Students in 9th Grade:23976,601
# of Students in 10th Grade:26773,016
# of Students in 11th Grade:26271,748
# of Students in 12th Grade:23170,028
# of Ungraded Students:31,197

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,672 in this school district is less than the state median of $20,340. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $14,104 is less than the state median of $18,839. The school district spending/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MA)
Total Revenue$57 MM$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Melrose  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$55 MM$26 MM
This chart display total spending of Melrose  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,672$20,340
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Melrose  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,104$18,839
This chart display average spending per public school student in Melrose  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Melrose School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Melrose High School Math: 85% | Reading: 98%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 5%
    360 Lynn Fells Parkway
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781) 979-2200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,002 student
  • Horace Mann Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    40 Damon Avenue
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781) 979-2190

    Grades: K-5 | 281 students
  • Winthrop Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    162 First Street
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781) 979-2280

    Grades: K-5 | 405 students
  • Lincoln Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    80 West Wyoming Avenue
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781) 979-2250

    Grades: K-5 | 421 students
  • Herbert Clark Hoover Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    37 Glendower Road
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781) 979-2180

    Grades: K-5 | 269 students
  • Melrose Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 67%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    350 Lynn Fells Parkway
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781) 979-2100

    Grades: 6-8 | 777 students
  • Roosevelt Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    253 Vinton Street
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781) 979-2270

    Grades: K-5 | 436 students
  • Early Childhood Center
    16 Franklin Street
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781) 979-2260

    Grades: PK | 318 students
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