Mattacheese Middle School

400 Higgins Crowell Rd

West Yarmouth, MA 02673

Tel: (508)778-7979
  • Mattacheese Middle School serves 461 students in grades 6-7.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 36%.
  • Mattacheese Middle School operates within the Dennis-yarmouth School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 461 students has grown by 22% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 36% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-7
Total Students 461 students
Mattacheese Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Mattacheese Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Mattacheese Middle School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Mattacheese Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.44 is more than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1 14:1
Mattacheese Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2015)
American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
2%
6%
Mattacheese Middle School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
9%
18%
Mattacheese Middle School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
8%
9%
Mattacheese Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
74%
64%
Mattacheese Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Mattacheese Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Mattacheese Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Mattacheese Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.44 0.34
Mattacheese Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
44%
36%
Mattacheese Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
4%
Mattacheese Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Dennis-yarmouth School District's student population of 3,027 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $20,668 is higher than the state average of $18,534. The district revenue/student has grown by 33% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $20,767 is higher than the state average of $18,197. The district spending/student has grown by 37% over four years.
School District Name Dennis-yarmouth School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,027 1,368
Dennis-yarmouth School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $63 MM $25 MM
Dennis-yarmouth School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $63 MM $25 MM
Dennis-yarmouth School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $20,668 $18,534
Dennis-yarmouth School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $20,767 $18,197
Dennis-yarmouth School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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