Washington Irving Middle School

  • Washington Irving Middle School serves 321 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (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 14% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Washington Irving 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 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Washington Irving Middle School's student population of 321 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students321 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Washington Irving 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 Washington Irving Middle School is 0.60, 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#1653 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:1n/a
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
47%
20%
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Black
42%
9%
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White
6%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.600.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Washington Irving Middle School is Brooke Charter School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Roslindale Brooke Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-10 | 1,736 student
    0.2 miles
    190 Cummins Highway
    Roslindale, MA 02131
    (617) 325-7977
    0.2 K-10 1,736
  • Roslindale Charles Sumner
    Grades: PK-5 | 581 students
    0.2 miles
    15 Basile Street
    Roslindale, MA 02131
    (617) 635-8131
    0.2 PK-5 581
  • Roslindale Boston Collaborative High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 182 students
    0.3 miles
    60 Hawthorne St
    Roslindale, MA 02131
    (617) 635-8035
    0.3 9-12 182
  • Roslindale John D Philbrick
    Grades: PK-5 | 163 students
    0.3 miles
    40 Philbrick Street
    Roslindale, MA 02131
    (617) 635-8069
    0.3 PK-5 163
  • Roslindale George H Conley
    Grades: PK-5 | 212 students
    0.6 miles
    450 Poplar Street
    Roslindale, MA 02131
    (617) 635-8099
    0.6 PK-5 212

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