South Middle School

  • South Middle School serves 677 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 61% (which is higher 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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • South Middle School's student population of 677 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students677 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Middle School is 0.38, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#303 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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Asian
17%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
19%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
77%
61%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.380.58
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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 NameBraintree School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • Braintree Braintree High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1755 students
    2.0 miles
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  • Braintree Archie T Morrison
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