Countryside

  • Countryside serves 410 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Countryside placed in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Countryside's student population of 410 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students410 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Countryside
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Countryside is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Countryside is 0.62, which is more 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 Testing Rank#438 out of 1666 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Countryside 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
22%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Countryside and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
4%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Countryside and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
57%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Countryside and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Countryside and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Countryside. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.620.59
This chart display the diversity score of Countryside and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Countryside 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%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Countryside 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 NameNewton 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
  • Newton Center Oak Hill Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 614 students
    0.5 miles
    130 Wheeler Rd
    Newton Center, MA 02459
    (617) 559-9200
    0.5 6-8 614
  • Newton Center Charles E Brown Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 753 students
    0.7 miles
    125 Meadowbrook Rd
    Newton Center, MA 02459
    (617) 559-6900
    0.7 6-8 753
  • Newton Center Newton South High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,893 student
    0.8 miles
    140 Brandeis Rd
    Newton Center, MA 02459
    (617) 559-6500
    0.8 9-12 1,893
  • Newton Center Bowen
    Grades: K-5 | 421 students
    0.9 miles
    280 Cypress Street
    Newton Center, MA 02459
    (617) 559-9330
    0.9 K-5 421
  • Newton Center Mason-rice
    Grades: K-5 | 512 students
    1.3 miles
    149 Pleasant Street
    Newton Center, MA 02459
    (617) 559-9570
    1.3 K-5 512

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