Bigelow Middle School



Bigelow Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bigelow Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 179
7 160
8 169
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bigelow Middle School is a public elementary school located in Newton, MA in the Newton School District. It enrolls 508 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 9.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 508
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 51.57

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Bigelow Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 264
(52%)
4,297
(49%)
 Male 244
(48%)
4,485
(51%)

Bigelow Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 320
(63%)
5,578
(64%)
 Asian 77
(15%)
1,603
(18%)
 Black 41
(8%)
409
(5%)
 Hispanic 36
(7%)
643
(7%)
 Two or More 30
(6%)
529
(6%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
18
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
2
(0%)

Bigelow Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible N/A 0
(0%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible N/A 0
(0%)
 Not Eligible N/A 8,782
(100%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Bigelow Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 472
2006 463
2007 438
2008 503
2009 526
2010 523
2011 533
2012 531
2013 525
2014 503
2015 508

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.4
2006 10.3
2007 10.4
2008 11.8
2009 12
2010 11.5
2011 12.1
2012 11.2
2013 10.7
2014 9.7
2015 9.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.14194915254237
2006 0.13390928725702
2007 0.162100456621
2008 0.099403578528827
2009 0.15589353612167
2010 0.15487571701721
2011 0.15384615384615
2012 0.1638418079096
2013 0.16380952380952
2014 0.16898608349901
2015

Compare Bigelow Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
990.0% 9.9:1
 
1,223.1% 12.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 0.0%
 
This School N/A
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public 06 - 08 508 9.9:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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