Norton Middle School

215 West Main Street

Norton, MA 02766

Tel: (508)285-0140
  • Norton Middle School serves 621 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 36%.
  • Norton Middle School operates within the Norton School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 621 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 621 students
Norton Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Norton Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Norton Middle School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Norton Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Norton Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2015)
Asian
2%
6%
Norton Middle School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
1%
18%
Norton Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
1%
9%
Norton Middle School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
94%
64%
Norton Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Norton Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Norton Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Norton Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.12 0.55
Norton Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
16%
36%
Norton Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
4%
Norton Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Norton School District's student population of 2,526 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,667 in this district is less than the state average of $18,534. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $20,726 is higher than the state average of $18,197. The district spending/student has grown by 49% over four years.
School District Name Norton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,526 1,368
Norton School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $45 MM $25 MM
Norton School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $53 MM $25 MM
Norton School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,667 $18,534
Norton School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $20,726 $18,197
Norton School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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