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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 49 public schools in Hampshire County, MA, serving 17,922 students.
  • Hampshire County, MA public school have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 53%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 55% statewide average). Schools in Hampshire County have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Massachusetts public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Hampshire County, MA are Northampton High School, Belchertown High School and South Hadley High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Massachusetts public school average of 40% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the Massachusetts public school average of 13:1.

Top Hampshire County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Amherst Regional High School Math: 83% | Reading: 94%
    Rank: Top 10%
    21 Mattoon Street
    Amherst, MA 01002
    (413)362-1701

    Grades: 9-12 | 933 students
  • Amherst Regional Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 61%
    Rank: Top 50%
    170 Chestnut Street
    Amherst, MA 01002
    (413)362-1800

    Grades: 7-8 | 410 students
  • Anne T. Dunphy School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1 Petticoat Hill
    Williamsburg, MA 01096
    (413)268-8421

    Grades: PK-6 | 163 students
  • Belchertown High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank: Top 5%
    142 Springfield Road
    Belchertown, MA 01007
    (413)323-9419

    Grades: 9-12 | 711 students
  • Bridge Street Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2 Parsons Street
    Northampton, MA 01060
    (413)587-1460

    Grades: PK-5 | 274 students
  • Center School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    9 School Street
    Easthampton, MA 01027
    (413)529-1540

    Grades: K-4 | 197 students
  • Chestnut Hill Community School Math: 42% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    59 State Street
    Belchertown, MA 01007
    (413)323-0437

    Grades: 4-6 | 554 students
  • Cold Spring
    57 South Main Street
    Belchertown, MA 01007
    (413)323-0428

    Grades: PK-K | 193 students
  • Crocker Farm Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    280 West Street
    Amherst, MA 01002
    (413)362-1600

    Grades: PK-6 | 408 students
  • East Meadow Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    393 East State Street
    Granby, MA 01033
    (413)467-7199

    Grades: 4-6 | 148 students
  • Easthampton High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank: Top 10%
    70 Williston Avenue
    Easthampton, MA 01027
    (413)529-1585

    Grades: 9-12 | 466 students
  • Fort River Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 42%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    70 So East Street
    Amherst, MA 01002
    (413)362-1200

    Grades: K-6 | 335 students
  • Gateway Regional High School Math: 80-89% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank: Top 10%
    12 Littleville Road
    Huntington, MA 01050
    (413)685-1105

    Grades: 9-12 | 215 students
  • Gateway Regional Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 32%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    12 Littleville Road
    Huntington, MA 01050
    (413)685-1105

    Grades: 6-8 | 198 students
  • Granby Junior Senior High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    385 East State Street
    Granby, MA 01033
    (413)467-7105

    Grades: 7-12 | 341 students
  • Hadley Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    21 River Drive
    Hadley, MA 01035
    (413)584-5011

    Grades: PK-6 | 287 students
  • Hampshire Regional High School Math: 58% | Reading: 60%
    Rank: Top 50%
    19 Stage Rd
    Easthampton, MA 01027
    (413)527-7680

    Grades: 7-12 | 701 students
  • Hatfield Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    33 Main Street
    Hatfield, MA 01038
    (413)247-5010

    Grades: PK-6 | 247 students
  • Hilltown Cooperative Charter Public School Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1 Industrial Parkway
    Easthampton, MA 01027
    (413)529-7178

    Grades: K-8 | 218 students
  • Hopkins Academy Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank: Top 50%
    131 Russell Street
    Hadley, MA 01035
    (413)584-1106

    Grades: 7-12 | 242 students
  • Jabish Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    62 North Washington Street
    Belchertown, MA 01007
    (413)323-0433

    Grades: 7-8 | 398 students
  • Jackson Street Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    120 Jackson Street
    Northampton, MA 01060
    (413)587-1510

    Grades: K-5 | 358 students
  • John F Kennedy Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    100 Bridge Rd
    Florence, MA 01062
    (413)587-1489

    Grades: 6-8 | 615 students
  • Leeds Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    20 Florence Street
    Leeds, MA 01053
    (413)587-1531

    Grades: PK-5 | 321 students
  • Littleville Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4 Littleville Road
    Huntington, MA 01050
    (413)685-1300

    Grades: PK-5 | 299 students
  • Maple Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7 Chapel Street
    Easthampton, MA 01027
    (413)529-1550

    Grades: PK-4 | 248 students
  • Michael E. Smith Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    100 Mosier Street
    South Hadley, MA 01075
    (413)538-5074

    Grades: 5-8 | 572 students
  • Mosier Math: 53% | Reading: 43%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    101 Mosier Street
    South Hadley, MA 01075
    (413)538-5077

    Grades: 2-4 | 420 students
  • Neil A Pepin Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4 Park Street
    Easthampton, MA 01027
    (413)529-1545

    Grades: K-4 | 180 students
  • New Hingham Regional Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    30 Smith Rd
    Chesterfield, MA 01012
    (413)296-0000

    Grades: PK-6 | 136 students
  • Northampton High School Math: 87% | Reading: 97%
    Rank: Top 5%
    380 Elm Street
    Northampton, MA 01060
    (413)587-1346

    Grades: 9-12 | 869 students
  • Pelham Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    45 Amherst Road
    Amherst, MA 01002
    (413)362-1100

    Grades: K-6 | 127 students
  • Pioneer Valley Chinese Immersion Charter School Charter School
    Math: 74% | Reading: 75%
    Rank: Top 20%
    317 Russell Street
    Hadley, MA 01035
    (413)582-7040

    Grades: K-12 | 493 students
  • Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter Public School Charter School
    Math: 63% | Reading: 76%
    Rank: Top 30%
    15 Mulligan Drive
    South Hadley, MA 01075
    (413)552-1580

    Grades: 7-12 | 401 students
  • Plains Elementary School
    00 Lyman Street
    South Hadley, MA 01075
    (413)538-5068

    Grades: PK-1 | 340 students
  • Show 14 more public schools in Hampshire County, MA (out of 49 total schools)
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