Beatrice H Wood Elementary School

72 Messenger Street
Plainville, MA 02762
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 356 students in grades 3-6, Beatrice H Wood Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-6
  • Enrollment: 356 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • : Top 50% in MA
  • : 43% (Top 50%)
  • : 59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Beatrice H Wood Elementary School's student population of 356 students has grown by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
356 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Beatrice H Wood Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Beatrice H Wood Elementary School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
#578 out of 1644 schools
(Top 50%)
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43%
37%
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59%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
23%
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Black
6%
10%
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White
79%
56%
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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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0.37
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Beatrice H Wood Elementary School's ranking?
Beatrice H Wood Elementary School is ranked #578 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
43% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend Beatrice H Wood Elementary School?
356 students attend Beatrice H Wood Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of Beatrice H Wood Elementary School students are White, 9% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Black, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Beatrice H Wood Elementary School?
Beatrice H Wood Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Beatrice H Wood Elementary School offer ?
Beatrice H Wood Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 3-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Beatrice H Wood Elementary School part of?
Beatrice H Wood Elementary School is part of Plainville School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-6
  • Enrollment: 356 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 43% (Top 50%)
  • : 59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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