561 Allen Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Betsey B Winslow serves 205 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Betsey B Winslow 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 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 43% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 205 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Betsey B Winslow ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Betsey B Winslow's student population of 205 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
205 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Betsey B Winslow 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 Betsey B Winslow is 0.57, 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
#1160 out of 1667 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
35-39%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
55-59%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
20%
22%
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Black
8%
10%
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White
62%
57%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
10%
5%
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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 is Betsey B Winslow's ranking?

Betsey B Winslow ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for: Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 1%).

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

35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).

How many students attend Betsey B Winslow?

205 students attend Betsey B Winslow.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

62% of Betsey B Winslow students are White, 20% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Black, 6% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Betsey B Winslow?

Betsey B Winslow has a student ration of 12:1, which is equal to the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.

What grades does Betsey B Winslow offer ?

Betsey B Winslow offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Betsey B Winslow part of?

Betsey B Winslow is part of New Bedford School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 205 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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