School Details

Arlington Middle School

150 Arlington St, Lawrence, MA 01841
(978) 975-5926
1

(out of 10)

Public Grades 5-8 & ungraded 491 students 14 students/teacher (MA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

30%
36%
65%
34%
38%
61%
13%
26%
51%

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math, and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Lawrence Public Schools average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

28%
36%
67%
27%
37%
60%

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math, and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Lawrence Public Schools average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

42%
48%
71%
25%
27%
52%

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math, and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Lawrence Public Schools average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

43%
48%
78%
24%
31%
54%
2%
9%
39%

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math, and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Lawrence Public Schools average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Arlington Middle School is a public middle school in Lawrence. The principal of Arlington Middle School is Juan Rodriguez. 491 students go to Arlington Middle School and are mostly Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 96% of the 491 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Arlington Middle School is 14:1. Lawrence Family Development Charter School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 97% 89%
White, non-Hispanic 2% 6%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.8% 2%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.07%
Multiracial 0% 0.1%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 96% 87%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    the school has very caring and knowledgeable teachers. The curriculum and staff successfully help prepare the students for high school.

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