Nessacus Regional Middle School

  • Nessacus Regional Middle School serves 381 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (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 34% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Nessacus Regional Middle School 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 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Nessacus Regional Middle School's student population of 381 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students381 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nessacus Regional Middle School 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 Nessacus Regional Middle School is 0.13, which is less 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#1387 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
20%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
93%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.130.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCentral Berkshire School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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