Berkshire Junior-senior High School

Berkshire Junior-senior High School serves 48 students in grades 7-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is equal to the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Berkshire Junior-senior High School's student population of 48 students has declined by 58% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students48 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Berkshire Junior-senior High School is 0.65, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
<50%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
<50%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
21%
27%
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Black
42%
17%
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White
37%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.650.71
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Graduation Rate
(16-17)
<50%
82%
This chart display graduation rate of Berkshire Junior-senior High School and public school graduation rate of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Berkshire Junior-senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
2%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBerkshire Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Berkshire Junior-senior High School is New Lebanon Junior-senior High School (5.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Richmond Consolidated (2.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Richmond Richmond Consolidated Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 179 students
    2.7 miles
    1831 State Rd
    Richmond, MA 01254
    (413) 698-2207
    2.7 PK-8 179
  • New Lebanon New Lebanon Junior-senior High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 212 students
    5.0 miles
    14665 Rte 22
    New Lebanon, NY 12125
    (518) 794-7600
    5 7-12 212
  • Pittsfield Stearns Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 245 students
    5.8 miles
    75 Lebanon Avenue
    Pittsfield, MA 01201
    (413) 499-9554
    5.8 K-5 245
  • New Lebanon Walter B Howard Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 219 students
    6.2 miles
    1478 Rte 20
    New Lebanon, NY 12125
    (518) 794-7600
    6.2 PK-6 219
  • Lenox Morris Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 311 students
    6.6 miles
    129 West Street
    Lenox, MA 01240
    (413) 637-5570
    6.6 PK-5 311

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