Medford High School

489 Winthrop St, Medford, MA 02155 | (781) 393-2301
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,223
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  • Mailing Address: 489 Winthrop Street, Medford, MA 02155
School District Details
  • Medford School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $15,889
  • Graduation Rate: 84.3%
  • Dropout Rate: 3.4%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.3
  • Enrolled Students: 4,854

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,223
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 81.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 595 (48.7%)
  • Females: 628 (51.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 39 (3.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 264 (21.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 303 (24.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Medford High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Black22218.2%
Asian877.1%
Hispanic12210.0%
White77663.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Medford High School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten584.7%
9th Grade31325.6%
10th Grade25921.2%
11th Grade28523.3%
12th Grade30324.8%
Ungraded50.4%
Source: MA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Medford High School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on MCAS state exams in the following subjects:
  • Biology
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Physics
  • Science

MCAS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

High School - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Biology Test
201068.0%61.0%63.0%
200952.0%45.0%61.0%
 
Physics Test
201053.0%51.0%55.0%
200958.0%56.0%57.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201083.0%82.0%78.0%
200981.0%77.0%81.0%
 
Math Test
201081.0%76.0%75.0%
200974.0%70.0%75.0%
 
Science Test
201068.0%61.0%65.0%
200958.0%52.0%61.0%
 
Source: MA Department of Education 2009-2010

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