Medford Vocational Technical High School

  • Medford Vocational Technical High School serves 257 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Medford Vocational Technical High School's student population of 257 students has grown by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 42% over five school years.
School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students257 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)65-69%
53%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)85-89%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio5:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
20%
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Black
15%
9%
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White
72%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.450.59
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Graduation Rate (16-17)≥90%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMedford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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    0.1 miles
    489 Winthrop Street
    Medford, MA 02155
    (781) 393-2301
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  • Medford Brooks School
    Grades: PK-5 | 502 students
    0.5 miles
    388 High Street
    Medford, MA 02155
    (781) 393-2166
    0.5 PK-5 502
  • Arlington Thompson
    Grades: K-5 | 489 students
    1.3 miles
    187 Everett Street
    Arlington, MA 02474
    (781) 316-3768
    1.3 K-5 489
  • Medford Milton Fuller Roberts
    Grades: PK-5 | 540 students
    1.4 miles
    35 Court Street
    Medford, MA 02155
    (781) 393-2155
    1.4 PK-5 540
  • Arlington John A Bishop
    Grades: K-5 | 420 students
    1.5 miles
    25 Columbia Road
    Arlington, MA 02474
    (781) 316-3791
    1.5 K-5 420

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