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:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Medford School District Details

Medford School District
489 Winthrop Street
Medford, MA 02155

4,232 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
09-12
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) 62.6% 61.3%
Black 13.4% 9.5%
Hispanic 13.4% 21.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 10.0% 7.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,146 $50,012,102 54.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,654 $7,421,498 8.1%
Staff $1,147 $5,146,589 5.6%
General Administration $198 $888,426 1.0%
School Administration $647 $2,903,089 3.2%
Operation $1,410 $6,326,670 6.9%
Transportation $499 $2,239,013 2.5%
Other $360 $1,615,320 1.8%
Total Support $5,914 $26,536,118 29.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,277 $14,703,899 16.1%
Total Expenditures $20,337 $91,252,119 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,120 $9,630,960,585 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,250 $1,189,576,244 6.4%
Staff $963 $916,282,080 4.9%
General Administration $192 $182,442,258 1.0%
School Administration $711 $676,656,822 3.7%
Operation $1,383 $1,315,824,526 7.1%
Transportation $810 $770,571,220 4.2%
Other $422 $401,747,463 2.2%
Total Support $5,730 $5,453,029,477 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,609 $3,434,418,106 18.5%
Total Expenditures $19,460 $18,518,282,808 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%