Joseph Case Junior High School

  • Joseph Case Junior High School serves 521 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (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 38% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Joseph Case Junior 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Joseph Case Junior High School's student population of 521 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students521 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Joseph Case Junior 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 Joseph Case Junior High School is 0.08, 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#1217 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
2%
20%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
96%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.080.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSwansea School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • Swansea Elizabeth S Brown
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    Swansea, MA 02777
    (508) 675-7892
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    Grades: 9-12 | 535 students
    0.5 miles
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    Swansea, MA 02777
    (508) 675-7483
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  • Swansea Joseph G Luther
    Grades: 3-5 | 228 students
    1.6 miles
    100 Pearse Road
    Swansea, MA 02777
    (508) 675-7499
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  • Somerset Somerset Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 606 students
    1.7 miles
    1141 Brayton Avenue
    Somerset, MA 02726
    (508) 324-3140
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  • Somerset South
    Grades: K-5 | 274 students
    1.7 miles
    700 Read Street
    Somerset, MA 02726
    (508) 324-3180
    1.7 K-5 274

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