North Reading Middle School

  • North Reading Middle School serves 548 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (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 61% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • North Reading Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • North Reading Middle School's student population of 548 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students548 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Reading 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 diversity score of North Reading Middle School is 0.21, 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#592 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
89%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.210.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Reading School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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    1.3 miles
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    (978) 664-7817
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  • North Reading E Ethel Little School
    Grades: PK-5 | 331 students
    1.7 miles
    7 Barberry Lane
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    (978) 664-7820
    1.7 PK-5 331
  • Reading Wood End Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 290 students
    2.1 miles
    85 Sunset Rock Lane
    Reading, MA 01867
    (781) 942-5420
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  • Reading J Warren Killam
    Grades: K-5 | 420 students
    2.4 miles
    333 Charles Street
    Reading, MA 01867
    (781) 944-7831
    2.4 K-5 420

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