Rockport Middle School

  • Rockport Middle School serves 225 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 62% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Rockport Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Rockport Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Rockport Middle School's student population of 225 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students225 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rockport Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rockport Middle School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#750 out of 1667 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:113:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
97%
60%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rockport Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.060.58
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRockport School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rockport Rockport High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 286 students
    0.0 miles
    24 Jerdens Lane
    Rockport, MA 01966
    (978)546-1234
    0.0 9-12 286
  • Rockport Rockport Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 393 students
    0.1 miles
    34 Jerdens Lane
    Rockport, MA 01966
    (978)546-1220
    0.1 PK-5 393
  • Gloucester Plum Cove School
    Grades: K-5 | 212 students
    2.9 miles
    15 Hickory Street
    Gloucester, MA 01930
    (978)282-3030
    2.9 K-5 212
  • Gloucester Veterans Memorial
    Grades: K-5 | 207 students
    3.0 miles
    11 Webster Street
    Gloucester, MA 01930
    (978)281-9820
    3.0 K-5 207
  • Gloucester Gloucester Preschool
    Grades: PK | 107 students
    3.2 miles
    2 Blackburn Drive
    Gloucester, MA 01930
    (978)281-9840
    3.2 PK 107

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