PROFICIENCY 54% 17% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #5 of 9 in Medford
  • Ranked #5 of 9 in Medford
  • Ranked #1226 of 1862 in Massachusetts
Proficiency Averages
53%Medford
53%Medford
64%Massachusetts

John J. Mcglynn Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Medford" in Medford, MA. There are a total of 476 students and 49 teachers at John J. Mcglynn Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 10 to 1. There are a total of 183 free lunch students and 23 reduced lunch students.

John J. Mcglynn Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 53.5%, which is 17% lower than the Massachusetts average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students476
Teachers49.16
Student/Teacher ratio10:1
Free lunch183
Reduced lunch23

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At John J. Mcglynn Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All39%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
630-34%
735-39%
845-49%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All68%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
655-59%
765-69%
875-79%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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John J. Mcglynn Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMassachusettsNational
Caucasian 58.3% 62.5% 65.0% 51.1%
African American 19.5% 16.0% 8.7% 15.9%
Asian 9.9% 8.5% 6.2% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 10.4% 9.7% 16.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.3% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.9% 3.0% 3.3% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Madeleine Dugger Andrews63%0.0Medford, MA
John J Mcglynn Elementary School50%0.2Medford, MA
Milton Fuller Roberts41%0.7Medford, MA
Christopher Columbus43%0.7Medford, MA
Arthur D Healey49%1.0Somerville, MA
Benjamin G Brown87%1.3Somerville, MA
Winter Hill Community41%1.4Somerville, MA
Beebe55%1.4Malden, MA
West Somerville Neighborhood66%1.5Somerville, MA
Madeline English School55%1.5Everett, MA
Brooks School59%1.6Medford, MA
Somerville High83%1.7Somerville, MA

Medford demographics profile

StatisticMedfordMassachusettsNational
Population57,1806,742,143318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)7,05963091
Median age35.939.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%53%55%
Speak English72%77%79%
Speak Spanish5%9%13%

Education level achieved in Medford

IndexMedfordMassachusettsNational
Completed 8th grade91.0%88.3%84.3%
Completed high school90.2%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college68.3%65.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree54.1%49.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors47.5%41.2%30.3%
Completed masters23.1%18.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.7%5.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.5%2.6%1.3%
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Source: The John J. Mcglynn Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.