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Malden High School
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  • Public
  • MALDEN, MA

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Diversity
    grade A+
  3. Teachers
    grade B+
  4. College Prep
    grade B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B+
  6. Health & Safety
    grade B
  7. Administration
    grade B
  8. Sports
    grade A minus
  9. Food
    grade C
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade C+

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Malden High School is an above average, public school located in MALDEN, MA. It has 1,773 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 15 to 1. According to state test scores, 55% of students are at least proficient in math and 48% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
48%
Percent Proficient - Math
55%
Average Graduation Rate
81%
Average SAT
1170
440 responses
Average ACT
27
46 responses
AP Enrollment
24%

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Living in the Area

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade B+
  3. Housing
    grade D+
Median Household Income
$65,975
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,577
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$401,900
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade B
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
83%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 29 responses
Poll
86%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 29 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 83 responses
  • Spirit week before the thanksgiving game
    30%
  • JV
    22%
  • Fundraisers
    11%
  • Knowledge bowl
    11%
  • Plays
    10%
  • Car Washes, Multi-Cultural Night
    8%
  • Spirit Week
    5%

Students

Diversity
grade A+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,773
Free or Reduced Lunch
44%
88%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 32 responses
88%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 32 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 32 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
15:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$71,581
Teachers in First/Second Year
13.5%
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 46 responses
76%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 46 responses
74%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 46 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Low
Expenses Per Student
$17,253 / year
National
$12,239
85%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 48 responses
40%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 48 responses
77%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 48 responses

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