Lyman B. Goff Middle School

Lyman B. Goff Middle School serves 748 students in grades 6-8.
Lyman B. Goff Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 28%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 18% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Rhode Island state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Lyman B. Goff Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Rhode Island for:

School Overview

Lyman B. Goff Middle School's student population of 748 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students748 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

Lyman B. Goff Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 287 schools in Rhode Island (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lyman B. Goff Middle School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Overall Testing Rank
#237 out of 287 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
27%
25%
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Black
15%
9%
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White
51%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.650.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePawtucket School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lyman B. Goff Middle School is Jacqueline M. Walsh School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Joseph Jenks Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Potter-burns School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pawtucket Potter-burns School Math: 34% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 452 students
    0.0 miles
    973 Newport Avenue
    Pawtucket, RI 02861
    (401) 729-6250
    0 K-5 452
  • Pawtucket Curvin-mccabe School Math: 18% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 452 students
    0.7 miles
    466 Cottage Street
    Pawtucket, RI 02861
    (401) 729-6258
    0.7 K-5 452
  • Pawtucket Flora S. Curtis School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 357 students
    0.8 miles
    582 Benefit Street
    Pawtucket, RI 02861
    (401) 729-6252
    0.8 PK-5 357
  • Pawtucket Agnes E. Little School Math: 16% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 397 students
    1.0 miles
    60 South Bend Street
    Pawtucket, RI 02860
    (401) 729-6256
    1 K-5 397
  • Pawtucket Fallon Memorial School Math: 19% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 579 students
    1.0 miles
    62 Lincoln Avenue
    Pawtucket, RI 02861
    (401) 729-6254
    1 PK-5 579

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