1395 Allen Street
Springfield, MA 01118
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Arthur T Talmadge serves 236 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Arthur T Talmadge placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 43% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 236 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Arthur T Talmadge's student population of 236 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
236 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Arthur T Talmadge is ranked within the bottom 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 Arthur T Talmadge is 0.56, which is less than 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
#1513 out of 1667 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
62%
22%
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Black
23%
10%
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White
10%
57%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 236 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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