School Details

Bellingham Memorial Middle School

130 Blackstone St, Bellingham, MA 02019
(508) 883-2330
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades 5-8 & ungraded 784 students 15 students/teacher (MA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

65%
65%
65%
54%
54%
61%
63%
63%
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
  • Bellingham School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

71%
69%
67%
51%
50%
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
  • Bellingham School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

81%
78%
71%
43%
44%
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
  • Bellingham School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

86%
85%
78%
65%
64%
54%
49%
48%
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
  • Bellingham School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Bellingham Memorial Middle School is a public middle school in Town of Bellingham. The principal of Bellingham Memorial Middle School is Elaine D'Alfonso. 784 students attend Bellingham Memorial Middle School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 23% of the 784 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Bellingham Memorial Middle School is 15:1. Cornerstone Christian Academy is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 89% 91%
Hispanic 4% 3%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 3%
Asian 3% %
Black, non-Hispanic 2% 2%
Multiracial 1% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.5% 0.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 23% 15%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    Whole school system is in need of overhaul. Plans to improve schools have not been met. School is not competetive with peer group. I pulled kids from system. Nuff said!

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