Byam School

  • Byam School serves 495 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 61% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Byam School's student population of 495 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students495 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#811 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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Asian
10%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
19%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
79%
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 Byam School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.360.35
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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 NameChelmsford School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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