Paul R Baird Middle School

  • Paul R Baird Middle School serves 650 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the MA average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 36%.
  • Paul R Baird Middle School operates within the Ludlow School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 650 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students650 students
Paul R Baird Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Paul R Baird Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
Paul R Baird Middle School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradePaul R Baird Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
Paul R Baird Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Paul R Baird Middle School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
9%
18%
Paul R Baird Middle School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
1%
9%
Paul R Baird Middle School Black Students (1993-2015)
White
87%
64%
Paul R Baird Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Paul R Baird Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPaul R Baird Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMA 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.
0.240.55
Paul R Baird 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.
25%
36%
Paul R Baird Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
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.
7%
4%
Paul R Baird Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Ludlow School District's student population of 2,716 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,246 in this district is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,538 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District NameLudlow School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed2,7161,368
Ludlow School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$41 MM$29 MM
Ludlow School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$39 MM$28 MM
Ludlow School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$14,246$20,216
Ludlow School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,538$19,181
Ludlow School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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