James Clark School

  • James Clark School serves 329 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (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 55-59% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • James Clark School's student population of 329 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students329 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • James Clark School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of James Clark School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#917 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
19%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
83%
61%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.300.58
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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 NameAgawam School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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    1.5 miles
    108 Perry Lane
    Agawam, MA 01001
    (413)821-0598
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  • Agawam Benjamin J Phelps
    Grades: K-4 | 385 students
    1.9 miles
    689 Main Street
    Agawam, MA 01001
    (413)821-0587
    1.9 K-4 385
  • Agawam Agawam High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1222 students
    2.1 miles
    760 Cooper Street
    Agawam, MA 01001
    (413)821-0521
    2.1 9-12 1222
  • Longmeadow Center
    Grades: K-5 | 404 students
    2.5 miles
    837 Longmeadow Street
    Longmeadow, MA 01106
    (413)565-4290
    2.5 K-5 404
  • Feeding Hills Agawam Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 562 students
    2.6 miles
    1305 Springfield Street, Suite
    Feeding Hills, MA 01030
    (413)821-0561
    2.6 7-8 562

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