65 Pleasant Street
Upton, MA 01568
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Blackstone Valley serves 1,223 students in grades 9-12.
Blackstone Valley placed in the top 10% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 81% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Blackstone Valley ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Blackstone Valley's student population of 1,223 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 98 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,223 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
98 teachers
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School Rankings

Blackstone Valley is ranked within the top 10% 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 Blackstone Valley is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#128 out of 1667 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
20%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
93%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score
0.13
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Graduation Rate
98%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Blackstone Valley and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Vocational school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,223 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 5% in MA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 76% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13 (Btm 50%)

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