Hoosac Valley High School

  • Hoosac Valley High School serves 417 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hoosac Valley High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Hoosac Valley High School's student population of 417 students has declined by 37% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 45% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students417 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hoosac Valley High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Hoosac Valley High School is 0.19, 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 Testing Rank#918 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
20%
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Black
6%
9%
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White
90%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.190.59
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Graduation Rate85-89%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAdams-Cheshire School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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