Melrose Middle School

  • Melrose Middle School serves 772 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (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 67% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • Melrose Middle School's student population of 772 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students772 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Melrose Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Melrose Middle School is 0.31, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#411 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
19%
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Black
7%
9%
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White
83%
61%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.310.36
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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 NameMelrose School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Melrose Middle School is Melrose High School (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Forestdale (1.8 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Roosevelt (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Melrose Melrose High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 988 students
    0.0 miles
    360 Lynn Fells Parkway
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781)979-2200
    0.0 9-12 988
  • Melrose Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK | 290 students
    0.3 miles
    16 Franklin Street
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781)979-2260
    0.3 PK 290
  • Melrose Roosevelt
    Grades: K-5 | 429 students
    0.3 miles
    253 Vinton Street
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781)979-2270
    0.3 K-5 429
  • Melrose Horace Mann
    Grades: K-5 | 265 students
    0.6 miles
    40 Damon Avenue
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781)979-2190
    0.6 K-5 265
  • Melrose Lincoln
    Grades: K-5 | 430 students
    0.9 miles
    80 West Wyoming Avenue
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781)979-2250
    0.9 K-5 430

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