Reay E Sterling Middle School (Closed 2018)

Reay E Sterling Middle School served 362 students in grades 5-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 42% (which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 44% (which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Reay E Sterling 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 12:1 was lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 57% of the student body (majority Asian), which was higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students362 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1177 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
26%
7%
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Hispanic
12%
20%
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Black
13%
9%
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White
43%
60%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.720.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch (14-15)
64%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameQuincy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Reay E Sterling Middle School is Quincy High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Central Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln-hancock Community School (0.3 miles away)
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