John R Fausey

784 Amostown Rd
West Springfield, MA 01089
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 400 students in grades 1-5, John R Fausey ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 44%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 1-5
  • Enrollment: 400 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • : Top 50% in MA
  • : 48% (Top 50%)
  • : 47% (Top 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

School Overview

John R Fausey's student population of 400 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 1-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
400 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

John R Fausey ranks within the top 50% of all 1,631 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of John R Fausey is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MA)
#676 out of 1631 schools
(Top 50%)
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48%
41%
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47%
44%
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50-54%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
19%
23%
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Black
3%
10%
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White
68%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.50
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is John R Fausey's ranking?
John R Fausey is ranked #676 out of 1,631 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
48% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% MA state average), while 47% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 44% MA state average).
How many students attend John R Fausey?
400 students attend John R Fausey.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
68% of John R Fausey students are White, 19% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Asian, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of John R Fausey?
John R Fausey has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does John R Fausey offer ?
John R Fausey offers enrollment in grades 1-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is John R Fausey part of?
John R Fausey is part of West Springfield School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 1-5
  • Enrollment: 400 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 48% (Top 50%)
  • : 47% (Top 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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