Thurgood Marshall Middle School

  • Thurgood Marshall Middle School serves 1,163 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 23% (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 28% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • Thurgood Marshall Middle School's student population of 1,163 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 80 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,163 students
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Total Classroom Teachers80 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thurgood Marshall Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Thurgood Marshall Middle School is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. 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#1472 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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Asian
8%
7%
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Hispanic
67%
19%
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Black
10%
9%
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White
12%
61%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.520.35
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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 NameLynn School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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