Robert Gould Shaw Middle School (Closed 2004)

  • Robert Gould Shaw Middle School served 479 students in grades 6-8.
  • Minority enrollment was 85% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students479 students
This chart display total students of Robert Gould Shaw Middle School by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Robert Gould Shaw Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2003-2004 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Student : Teacher Ration/an/a
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Robert Gould Shaw Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Hispanic
25%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Robert Gould Shaw Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Black
56%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Robert Gould Shaw Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
White
15%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Robert Gould Shaw Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Robert Gould Shaw Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.610.59
This chart display the diversity score of Robert Gould Shaw Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (00-01)
73%
19%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Robert Gould Shaw Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2000-01 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (00-01)
12%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Robert Gould Shaw Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2000-01 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoston School District
Source: 2003-2004 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Robert Gould Shaw Middle School is Urban Science Academy (0.8 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lyndon (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Roxbury Lyndon
    Grades: PK-8 | 582 students
    0.0 miles
    20 Mt. Vernon Street
    West Roxbury, MA 02132
    (617) 635-6824
    0.0 PK-8 582
  • West Roxbury Joyce Kilmer
    Grades: PK-8 | 466 students
    0.8 miles
    35 Baker Street
    West Roxbury, MA 02132
    (617) 635-8060
    0.8 PK-8 466
  • West Roxbury Urban Science Academy
    Grades: 9-12 | 392 students
    0.8 miles
    1205 V.f.w. Parkway
    West Roxbury, MA 02132
    (617) 635-8930
    0.8 9-12 392
  • Roslindale Mozart
    Grades: PK-5 | 179 students
    0.9 miles
    236 Beech Street
    Roslindale, MA 02131
    (617) 635-8082
    0.9 PK-5 179
  • Roslindale Phineas Bates
    Grades: PK-5 | 262 students
    1.2 miles
    426 Beech Street
    Roslindale, MA 02131
    (617) 635-8064
    1.2 PK-5 262
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