Barry

  • Barry serves 399 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 68% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 63% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Barry placed in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Barry's student population of 399 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students399 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Barry is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Barry is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#485 out of 1667 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
27%
20%
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Black
4%
9%
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White
65%
60%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Barry.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.510.58
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Barry and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChicopee School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicopee Belcher
    Grades: K-2 | 271 students
    0.3 miles
    125 Montgomery St.
    Chicopee, MA 01020
    (413)594-3526
    0.3 K-2 271
  • Chicopee Chicopee Comprehensive High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1365 students
    0.7 miles
    617 Montgomery Street
    Chicopee, MA 01020
    (413)594-3534
    0.7 9-12 1365
  • Chicopee Lambert-lavoie
    Grades: K-5 | 317 students
    0.8 miles
    99 Kendall Street
    Chicopee, MA 01020
    (413)594-3444
    0.8 K-5 317
  • Chicopee Szetela Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK | 241 students
    0.9 miles
    66 Macek Drive
    Chicopee, MA 01013
    (413)594-3597
    0.9 PK 241
  • Chicopee Chicopee High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 950 students
    1.2 miles
    820 Front Street
    Chicopee, MA 01020
    (413)594-3437
    1.2 9-12 950

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