Memorial

201 Norman Street
West Springfield, MA 01089
(School attendance zone shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 209 students in grades 1-5, Memorial ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 1-5
  • Enrollment: 209 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • : Bottom 50% in MA
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Memorial's student population of 209 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 1-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
209 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Memorial ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,631 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Memorial is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MA)
#1458 out of 1631 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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10-14%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Memorial and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
20-24%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Memorial and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
30-39%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Memorial and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
41%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Memorial and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
5%
10%
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White
36%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
0.69
This chart display the diversity score of Memorial and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Memorial and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
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.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Memorial's ranking?
Memorial is ranked #1458 out of 1,631 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% MA state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 44% MA state average).
How many students attend Memorial?
209 students attend Memorial.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
41% of Memorial students are Hispanic, 36% of students are White, 12% of students are Asian, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 5% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Memorial?
Memorial has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Memorial offer ?
Memorial offers enrollment in grades 1-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Memorial part of?

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 1-5
  • Enrollment: 209 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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