Countryside

  • Countryside serves 436 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 71% (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 67% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • Countryside's student population of 436 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students436 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#387 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Countryside 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
54%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Countryside and the public school average student teacher ratio of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
23%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
19%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
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 2016-17 school year data.
White
59%
61%
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Two or more races
8%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.590.58
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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: 2016-2017 (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 | 639 students
    0.5 miles
    130 Wheeler Rd
    Newton Center, MA 02459
    (617)559-9200
    0.5 6-8 639
  • Newton Center Charles E Brown Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 774 students
    0.7 miles
    125 Meadowbrook Rd
    Newton Center, MA 02459
    (617)559-6900
    0.7 6-8 774
  • Newton Center Newton South High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1851 students
    0.8 miles
    140 Brandeis Rd
    Newton Center, MA 02459
    (617)559-6500
    0.8 9-12 1851
  • Newton Center Bowen
    Grades: K-5 | 417 students
    0.9 miles
    280 Cypress Street
    Newton Center, MA 02459
    (617)559-9330
    0.9 K-5 417
  • Newton Center Mason-rice
    Grades: K-5 | 507 students
    1.3 miles
    149 Pleasant Street
    Newton Center, MA 02459
    (617)559-9570
    1.3 K-5 507

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