Memorial

  • Memorial serves 239 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Memorial placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

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School Overview

  • Memorial's student population of 239 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students239 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Memorial is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Memorial is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#1187 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
10%
7%
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Hispanic
28%
20%
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Black
4%
9%
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White
54%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Memorial. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.620.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Memorial and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Springfield School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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    0.6 miles
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    0.6 miles
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    Agawam, MA 01001
    (413) 789-1400
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  • West Springfield Mittineague
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    0.8 miles
    26 Second Street
    West Springfield, MA 01089
    (413) 263-3327
    0.8 1-5 161
  • West Springfield Philip G Coburn
    Grades: K-5 | 518 students
    0.8 miles
    115 Southworth Street
    West Springfield, MA 01089
    (413) 263-3318
    0.8 K-5 518
  • Agawam Robinson Park
    Grades: K-4 | 373 students
    1.0 miles
    65 Begley Street
    Agawam, MA 01001
    (413) 821-0584
    1.0 K-4 373

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