Butterfield Middle School (Closed 2017)

94 South Main Street
Orange, MA 01364
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Butterfield Middle School served 182 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 45-49% (which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 61%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 50-54% (which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 69%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students182 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Butterfield Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Butterfield Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Butterfield Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
19%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
85%
61%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Butterfield Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.270.35
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
n/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
n/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Butterfield Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrange School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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