Sullivan Middle School

  • Sullivan Middle School serves 865 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (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 31% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sullivan 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 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

  • Sullivan Middle School's student population of 865 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students865 students
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Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sullivan 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 Sullivan Middle School is 0.71, 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#1508 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
11%
7%
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Hispanic
44%
20%
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Black
15%
9%
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White
26%
60%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.710.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sullivan Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWorcester School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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    0.9 miles
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    Worcester, MA 01603
    (508) 799-3488
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  • Worcester Heard Street
    Grades: K-6 | 296 students
    1.2 miles
    200 Heard Street
    Worcester, MA 01603
    (508) 799-3525
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  • Worcester Columbus Park
    Grades: PK-6 | 507 students
    1.6 miles
    75 Lovell Street
    Worcester, MA 01603
    (508) 799-3490
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  • Worcester Goddard School/science Technical
    Grades: PK-6 | 465 students
    1.9 miles
    14 Richards Street
    Worcester, MA 01603
    (508) 799-3594
    1.9 PK-6 465

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