Melrose Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
350 Lynn Fells Parkway
Melrose, MA 02176
Phone
(781) 979-2100
District
MELROSE
County
MIDDLESEX COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
786
Classroom Teachers
56

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Massachusetts

8

(10 is best)

Better than 75.7% of MA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

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

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 70 52
Proficiency in Reading 72 53
Proficiency in Math 67 51

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 62 47
Proficiency in Reading 69 48
Proficiency in Math 55 47

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 64 48
Proficiency in Reading 69 51
Proficiency in Math 59.0 46

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.16
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.71
AVG FOR STATE 12.88
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 273 34.7%
Grade 7 260 33.1%
Grade 8 253 32.2%
Total 786 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 82.5% 83.1% 61.3%
Black 7.5% 5.6% 9.5%
Hispanic 5.0% 5.1% 21.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.9% 6.1% 7.4%
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 28,116 6,902,149
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5,912.7 879
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.1% 5.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 14.8% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.8% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.1% 27.4%
65 OR OLDER 16.3% 15.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,256 2,601,914
Single Parent Households With Children 4.1% 9.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.3% 90.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 58.4% 42.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 32.6% 21.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.7% 17.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.7% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 12.4% 14.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 11.1% 13.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.9% 11.0%
$15,000 or less 5.6% 9.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,647 $29,043,306 52.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,026 $3,896,748 7.1%
Staff $704 $2,673,792 4.8%
General Administration $105 $398,790 0.7%
School Administration $545 $2,069,910 3.8%
Operation $1,576 $5,985,648 10.9%
Transportation $298 $1,131,804 2.1%
Other $414 $1,572,372 2.9%
Total Support $4,669 $17,732,862 32.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,200 $8,355,600 15.2%
Total Expenditures $14,516 $55,131,768 100.0%
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%