Medford Middle School

  • Medford Middle School serves 640 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 49% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Medford Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

School Overview

  • Medford Middle School's student population of 640 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students640 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Medford Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Medford Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Medford Middle School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#957 out of 2029 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Medford Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Medford Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Medford Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Medford Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Medford Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Medford Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
93%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Medford Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Medford Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.130.49
This chart display the diversity score of Medford Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Medford Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Medford Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMedford Area Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Medford Middle School is Rural Virtual Academy (0.3 miles away)
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