Brayton

  • Brayton serves 260 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Brayton 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Brayton's student population of 260 students has declined by 50% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students260 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Brayton
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brayton 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brayton is 0.27, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1334 out of 1667 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
53%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
6%
20%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
85%
60%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brayton. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.270.59
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Adams 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
  • North Adams Greylock
    Grades: PK-6 | 296 students
    1.0 miles
    100 Phelps Avenue
    North Adams, MA 01247
    (413)662-3255
    1.0 PK-6 296
  • North Adams Colegrove Park Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 361 students
    2.0 miles
    24 Church Street
    North Adams, MA 01247
    (413)662-3250
    2.0 PK-6 361
  • North Adams Clarksburg Elementary School
    Grades: K-8 | 193 students
    2.3 miles
    777 West Cross Road
    North Adams, MA 01247
    (413)663-8735
    2.3 K-8 193
  • North Adams Drury High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 522 students
    2.7 miles
    1130 South Church Street
    North Adams, MA 01247
    (413)662-3240
    2.7 7-12 522
  • North Adams Charles Mccann Vocational Technical Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 488 students
    2.9 miles
    70 Hodges Cross Rd
    North Adams, MA 01247
    (413)663-5383
    2.9 9-12 488

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