350 Lynn Fells Parkway
Melrose, MA 02176
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Melrose Middle School serves 777 students in grades 6-8.
Melrose Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Melrose Middle School's student population of 777 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
777 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
58 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Melrose Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Melrose Middle School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#459 out of 1667 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
20%
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Black
8%
9%
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White
80%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score
0.35
This chart display the diversity score of Melrose Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Melrose Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 777 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.35 (Btm 50%)

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