Central Berkshire School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 2 public preschools serving 275 students in Central Berkshire School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in Massachusetts.
Public Preschools in Central Berkshire School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the Massachusetts public pre school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 48% statewide average).
The top ranked public preschools in Central Berkshire School District are Becket Washington School and Kittredge. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Massachusetts public preschool average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Central Berkshire School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Massachusetts for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Central Berkshire School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MA)
# Schools
2 Schools
511 Schools
# Students
275 Students
195,245 Students
# Teachers
23 Teachers
14,583 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Central Berkshire School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 174 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MA)
Overall District Rank
#298 out of 404 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Central Berkshire  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Central Berkshire  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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Central Berkshire  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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥95%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Central Berkshire  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.14
0.65
# American Indian Students
n/a
450 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
2 Students
11,985 Students
% Asian Students
1%
6%
# Hispanic Students
7 Students
50,995 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
26%
# Black Students
2 Students
22,147 Students
% Black Students
1%
12%
# White Students
255 Students
101,127 Students
% White Students
93%
52%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
150 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
9 Students
8,384 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
49
29,156
# Students in K Grade:
36
31,711
# Students in 1st Grade:
46
28,858
# Students in 2nd Grade:
30
26,373
# Students in 3rd Grade:
35
23,724
# Students in 4th Grade:
37
21,821
# Students in 5th Grade:
42
18,079
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
7,608
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
3,654
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
3,708
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
182
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
132
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
127
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
111
# Ungraded Students:
-
1

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $20,696 in this school district is less than the state median of $21,203. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $18,992 is less than the state median of $19,776. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MA)
Total Revenue
$33 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Central Berkshire  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$30 MM
$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Central Berkshire  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$20,696
$21,203
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Central Berkshire  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$18,992
$19,776
This chart display average spending per public school student in Central Berkshire  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Central Berkshire School District Public Preschools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Becket Washington School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
12 Maple Street
Becket, MA 01223
(413) 623-8757
Grades: PK-5
| 125 students
Rank: #22.
Kittredge
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
80 Maple Street
Hinsdale, MA 01235
(413) 655-2525
Grades: PK-5
| 150 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 275 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in MA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.14

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