Top 10 Best Springfield Public Middle Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 23 public middle schools serving 8,469 students in Springfield, MA.
The top ranked public middle schools in Springfield, MA are Balliet Middle School, Alfred G. Zanetti Montessori Magnet School and Chestnut Accelerated Middle School (Talented And Gifted). Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Springfield, MA public middle schools have an average math proficiency score of 15% (versus the Massachusetts public middle school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 22% (versus the 42% statewide average). Middle schools in Springfield have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Massachusetts public middle schools.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Massachusetts public middle school average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Best Public Middle Schools in Springfield, MA (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Balliet Middle School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
111 Seymour Avenue
Springfield, MA 01109
(413) 787-7284
Grades: 6-8
| 14 students
Rank: #22.
Alfred G. Zanetti Montessori Magnet School
(Math: 40% | Reading: 53%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
474 Armory St
Springfield, MA 01104
(413) 787-7400
Grades: PK-8
| 396 students
Rank: #33.
Chestnut Accelerated Middle School (Talented And Gifted)
(Math: 38% | Reading: 49%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
355 Plainfield Street
Springfield, MA 01107
(413) 750-2333
Grades: 6-8
| 301 students
Rank: #44.
Veritas Preparatory Charter School
Charter School
(Math: 28% | Reading: 26%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
370 Pine Street
Springfield, MA 01105
(413) 539-0055
Grades: 5-8
| 380 students
Rank: #55.
Libertas Charter School
Charter School
(Math: 23% | Reading: 30%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
146 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01103
(413) 342-5510
Grades: 6-9
| 332 students
Rank: #66.
The Springfield Renaissance School An Expeditionary Learning
(Math: 19% | Reading: 29%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1170 Carew Street
Springfield, MA 01104
(413) 750-2929
Grades: 6-12
| 608 students
Rank: #77.
Stem Middle Academy
(Math: 16% | Reading: 28%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
60 Alton Street
Springfield, MA 01109
(413) 787-6750
Grades: 6-8
| 281 students
Rank: #88.
Emergence Academy
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1170 Carew Street
Springfield, MA 01104
(413) 750-2887
Grades: 6-8
| 45 students
Rank: #99.
Sabis International Charter School
Charter School
(Math: 12% | Reading: 23%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
160 Joan Street
Springfield, MA 01129
(413) 783-2600
Grades: K-12
| 1,519 students
Rank: #1010.
John J Duggan Middle School
(Math: 14% | Reading: 21%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1015 Wilbraham Rd
Springfield, MA 01109
(413) 787-7410
Grades: 6-12
| 742 students
Rank: #1111.
Forest Park Middle School
(Math: 14% | Reading: 17%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
46 Oakland Street
Springfield, MA 01108
(413) 787-7420
Grades: 6-8
| 480 students
Rank: #1212.
Baystate Charter Public School
Charter School
(Math: 13% | Reading: 17%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2001 Roosevelt Avenue
Springfield, MA 01104
(413) 366-5100
Grades: 6-12
| 456 students
Rank: #1313.
Kiley Academy
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
180 Cooley Street
Springfield, MA 01128
(413) 787-7240
Grades: 6-7
| 211 students
Rank: #1414.
Conservatory Of The Arts
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
339 State St
Springfield, MA 01105
(413) 787-7070
Grades: 6-12
| 318 students
Rank: #1515.
Van Sickle Academy
(Math: 9% | Reading: 17%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1170 Carew Street
Springfield, MA 01104
(413) 750-2887
Grades: 6-8
| 278 students
Rank: #1616.
M Marcus Kiley Middle School
(Math: 11% | Reading: 7% )
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
180 Cooley Street
Springfield, MA 01128
(413) 787-7240
Grades: 8
| 221 students
Rank: #1717.
The Springfield Virtual School
(Math: 7% | Reading: 17%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
111 Seymour Ave
Springfield, MA 01109
(413) 750-2011
Grades: K-12
| 559 students
Rank: #1818.
Kiley Prep
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
180 Cooley Street
Springfield, MA 01128
(413) 787-7240
Grades: 6-7
| 171 students
Rank: #1919.
South End Middle School
(Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
36 Margaret Street
Springfield, MA 01105
(413) 750-2442
Grades: 6-8
| 225 students
Rank: #2020.
Springfield Public Day Middle School
(Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
118 Alden Street
Springfield, MA 01109
(413) 787-7261
Grades: 6-8
| 38 students
Rank: #2121.
Rise At Van Sickle
(Math: 5% | Reading: 10%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1170 Carew Street
Springfield, MA 01104
(413) 750-2887
Grades: 6-8
| 273 students
Rank: #2222.
Impact Prep At Chestnut
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
355 Plainfield Street
Springfield, MA 01107
(413) 750-2333
Grades: 6-8
| 208 students
Rank: #2323.
Lyceum Academy
(Math: 2% | Reading: 7%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
355 Plainfield Street
Springfield, MA 01107
(413) 750-2333
Grades: 6-8
| 413 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Springfield, Massachusetts

Springfield, Massachusetts Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
355 Plainfield Street
Springfield, MA 01107
(413) 750-2333
Grades: 8
| 95 students
455 Island Pond Rd
Springfield, MA 01118
(413) 787-7044
Grades: PK
| 135 students
140 Wilbraham Avenue
Springfield, MA 01109
(413) 781-5640
Grades: 6-12
| 96 students
37 Alderman St
Springfield, MA 01108
(413) 782-9111
Grades: 6-12
| 503 students
91 School St
Springfield, MA 01105
(413) 747-5200
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
S.a.g.e. (Closed 2006)
Alternative School
Sage /christian Life Center
Springfield, MA 01118
(413) 787-7285
Grades: 6-12
| 55 students
Shriners Hospital (Closed 2021)
Special Education School
516 Carew Street
Springfield, MA 01104
(413) 787-2000
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
140 Wilbraham Road
Springfield, MA 01109
(413) 787-7036
Grades: K-12
| 192 students
1170 Carew Street
Springfield, MA 01104
(413) 750-2887
Grades: 6-8
| 903 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public middle schools in Springfield, MA?
How many public middle schools are located in Springfield, MA?
23 public middle schools are located in Springfield, MA.
What is the racial composition of students in Springfield, MA?
Springfield, MA public middle schools minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Massachusetts public middle schools average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

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