491 Berkshire School Road
Sheffield, MA 01257
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
New Marlborough Central serves 87 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
New Marlborough Central placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-79% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

New Marlborough Central ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

New Marlborough Central's student population of 87 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
87 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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School Rankings

New Marlborough Central is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of New Marlborough Central is 0.15, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#634 out of 1667 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
13:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
2%
20%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
92%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in New Marlborough Central and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Marlborough Central and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 87 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.15 (Btm 50%)

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