Athol-Royalston School District

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  • For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public elementary schools in Athol-Royalston School District, serving 1,132 students. Public elementary schools in Athol-Royalston School District have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the Massachusetts public elementary school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 52% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Massachusetts.
  • The top ranked public elementary schools in Athol-Royalston School District are Royalston Community School, Athol-royalston Middle School and Athol Community Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Massachusetts public elementary school average of 42% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is more than the Massachusetts public elementary school average of 13:1.

Overview

School District NameAthol-Royalston School District
School District Websitehttp://www.arrsd.org
School District Phone Number(978) 249-2400
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MA)
# of Schools3 Schools1,396 Schools
# of Students1,132 Students639,975 Students
# of Teachers79 Teachers48,405 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1

District Comparison

  • Athol-Royalston School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 345 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 75-79% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#343 out of 403 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Athol-Royalston  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Athol-Royalston  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
75-79%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Athol-Royalston  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.280.61
# of American Indian Studentsn/a1,418 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students13 Students44,525 Students
% Asian Students
1%
7%
# of Hispanic Students100 Students136,672 Students
% Hispanic Students
9%
21%
# of Black Students15 Students61,197 Students
% Black Students
1%
10%
# of White Students955 Students370,245 Students
% White Students
85%
58%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a524 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students49 Students25,369 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:9320,211
# of Students in Kindergarten:12463,302
# of Students in 1st Grade:12068,019
# of Students in 2nd Grade:12168,249
# of Students in 3rd Grade:11570,066
# of Students in 4th Grade:12172,164
# of Students in 5th Grade:12272,391
# of Students in 6th Grade:10771,172
# of Students in 7th Grade:10060,045
# of Students in 8th Grade:10958,596
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 4,825
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 4,116
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 3,590
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 3,177
# of Ungraded Students: - 52

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $19,033 in this school district is less than the state median of $20,340. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $17,693 is less than the state median of $18,839. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MA)
Total Revenue$29 MM$28 MM
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Spending$27 MM$26 MM
This chart display total spending of Athol-Royalston  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$19,033$20,340
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Athol-Royalston  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$17,693$18,839
This chart display average spending per public school student in Athol-Royalston  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Athol-Royalston School District Public Elementary Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Royalston Community School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    96 Winchendon Rd
    Royalston, MA 01368
    (978) 249-2900

    Grades: K-6 | 139 students
  • Athol-royalston Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 36%
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1062 Pleasant Street
    Athol, MA 01331
    (978) 249-2430

    Grades: 5-8 | 391 students
  • Athol Community Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1064 Pleasant Street
    Athol, MA 01331
    (978) 249-2406

    Grades: PK-4 | 602 students
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