Nissitissit Middle School

  • Nissitissit Middle School serves 525 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Nissitissit Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

Nissitissit Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Nissitissit Middle School's student population of 525 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students525 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nissitissit Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nissitissit Middle School is 0.17, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#660 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
19%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
91%
61%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.170.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Middlesex School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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