New Marlborough Central

491 Berkshire School Road
Sheffield, MA 01257
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
New Marlborough Central serves 66 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
New Marlborough Central 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 66 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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 66 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-3
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
66 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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School Rankings

New Marlborough Central is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of New Marlborough Central is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#940 out of 1644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
6%
23%
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Black
n/a
10%
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White
91%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is New Marlborough Central's ranking?
New Marlborough Central is ranked #940 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are New Marlborough Central often compared to?
New Marlborough Centralis often viewed alongside schools like Muddy Brook Regional Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
21-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 40-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend New Marlborough Central?
66 students attend New Marlborough Central.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
91% of New Marlborough Central students are White, 6% of students are Hispanic, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of New Marlborough Central?
New Marlborough Central has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does New Marlborough Central offer ?
New Marlborough Central offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-3 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is New Marlborough Central part of?
New Marlborough Central is part of Southern Berkshire School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 66 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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