Medford Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Medford School District Details

Medford School District
489 Winthrop Street
Medford, MA 02155

4,203 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

11 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Medford School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Massachusetts

(10 is best)

Better than of MA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
46%
51%
50%
53%
42%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Brooks School
388 High Street
Medford, MA, 02155
PK-05
Christopher Columbus School
37 Hicks Avenue
Medford, MA, 02155
PK-05
Curtis-Tufts School
437 Main Street
Medford, MA, 02155
10-12
John J Mcglynn Elementary School
3002 Mystic Valley Pkwy
Medford, MA, 02155
PK-05
John J. Mcglynn Middle School
3004 Mystic Valley Parkway
Medford, MA, 02155
06-08
Madeleine Dugger Andrews School
3000 Mystic Valley Pkwy
Medford, MA, 02155
06-08
Medford High School
489 Winthrop Street
Medford, MA, 02155
09-12
Milton Fuller Roberts School
35 Court Street
Medford, MA, 02155
PK-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 62.2% 60.3%
Black 13.1% 9.5%
Hispanic 13.7% 22.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 10.3% 7.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,882 $51,438,000 53.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,674 $7,248,000 7.6%
Staff $2,021 $8,749,000 9.2%
General Administration $200 $864,000 0.9%
School Administration $752 $3,257,000 3.4%
Operation $1,559 $6,751,000 7.1%
Transportation $580 $2,509,000 2.6%
Other $301 $1,303,000 1.4%
Total Support $7,087 $30,681,000 32.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,085 $13,356,000 14.0%
Total Expenditures $22,055 $95,475,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,619 $10,073,171,000 52.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,333 $1,264,777,000 6.6%
Staff $904 $857,898,000 4.5%
General Administration $199 $188,621,000 1.0%
School Administration $739 $701,244,000 3.7%
Operation $1,464 $1,388,867,000 7.3%
Transportation $854 $810,163,000 4.2%
Other $438 $415,688,000 2.2%
Total Support $5,932 $5,627,258,000 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,598 $3,412,797,000 17.9%
Total Expenditures $20,149 $19,113,226,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%