474 Armory St
Springfield, MA 01104
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Alfred G. Zanetti Montessori Magnet School serves 401 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Alfred G. Zanetti Montessori Magnet School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 43% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 401 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 80%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Alfred G. Zanetti Montessori Magnet School's student population of 401 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
401 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Alfred G. Zanetti Montessori Magnet School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Alfred G. Zanetti Montessori Magnet School is 0.62, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#697 out of 1667 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
54%
22%
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Black
22%
10%
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White
20%
57%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 51% MA state average), while 59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% MA state average).

How many students attend Alfred G. Zanetti Montessori Magnet School?

401 students attend Alfred G. Zanetti Montessori Magnet School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

54% of Alfred G. Zanetti Montessori Magnet School students are Hispanic, 22% of students are Black, 20% of students are White, and 4% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Alfred G. Zanetti Montessori Magnet School?

Alfred G. Zanetti Montessori Magnet School has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.

What grades does Alfred G. Zanetti Montessori Magnet School offer ?

Alfred G. Zanetti Montessori Magnet School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Alfred G. Zanetti Montessori Magnet School part of?

Alfred G. Zanetti Montessori Magnet School is part of Springfield School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 401 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 80%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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