Roosevelt Middle School

  • Roosevelt Middle School serves 805 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Roosevelt 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 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Roosevelt Middle School's student population of 805 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students805 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Roosevelt Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Roosevelt Middle School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#1574 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Roosevelt Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
39%
20%
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Black
17%
9%
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White
38%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Roosevelt Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Roosevelt Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.680.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Roosevelt Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Roosevelt Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Bedford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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