Melrose High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
360 Lynn Fells Parkway
Melrose, MA 02176
Phone
(781) 979-2200
District
MELROSE
County
MIDDLESEX COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
988
Classroom Teachers
70

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Massachusetts

7

(10 is best)

Better than 67.1% of MA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Melrose High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 92 83
Proficiency in Reading 98 89
Proficiency in Math 85 76

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.15
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.62
AVG FOR STATE 13.32
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 255 25.8%
Grade 10 255 25.8%
Grade 11 234 23.7%
Grade 12 242 24.5%
Total 988 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 83.1% 84.5% 63.6%
Black 8.0% 6.2% 9.2%
Hispanic 4.7% 4.6% 19.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.2% 4.7% 6.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 0.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 28,132 6,902,149
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5,916.1 879
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.3% 5.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 14.4% 18.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.2% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.9% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 16.2% 15.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,481 2,601,670
Single Parent Households With Children 6.3% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.4% 90.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 55.0% 42.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 28.3% 19.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.6% 17.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.9% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.2% 15.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.2% 13.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.1% 11.4%
$15,000 or less 4.7% 10.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,823 $29,140,675 52.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $956 $3,561,100 6.4%
Staff $773 $2,879,425 5.1%
General Administration $107 $398,575 0.7%
School Administration $564 $2,100,900 3.8%
Operation $1,104 $4,112,400 7.4%
Transportation $332 $1,236,700 2.2%
Other $392 $1,460,200 2.6%
Total Support $4,228 $15,749,300 28.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,966 $11,048,350 19.8%
Total Expenditures $15,017 $55,938,325 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,603 $9,262,131,085 52.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,165 $1,123,883,704 6.4%
Staff $898 $866,051,010 4.9%
General Administration $180 $173,649,453 1.0%
School Administration $685 $660,644,618 3.7%
Operation $1,332 $1,284,503,680 7.3%
Transportation $752 $725,726,700 4.1%
Other $398 $383,422,541 2.2%
Total Support $5,410 $5,217,905,924 29.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,290 $3,172,830,083 18.0%
Total Expenditures $18,302 $17,652,805,525 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%