Thurgood Marshall Middle School

  • Thurgood Marshall Middle School serves 1,293 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (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 32% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Thurgood Marshall 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Thurgood Marshall Middle School's student population of 1,293 students has grown by 29% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 85 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,293 students
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Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thurgood Marshall 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 Thurgood Marshall Middle School is 0.51, which is less 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#1487 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
7%
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Hispanic
68%
20%
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Black
10%
9%
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White
11%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.510.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLynn School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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