North Middle School

  • North Middle School serves 629 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 9% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 16% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • North Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

  • North Middle School's student population of 629 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students629 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of North Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 diversity score of North Middle School is 0.46, 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 Testing Rank#1647 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
14%
20%
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Black
72%
9%
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White
8%
60%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.460.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrockton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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