Powder Mill School

  • Powder Mill School serves 392 students in grades 3-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 37% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 49% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Powder Mill School's student population of 392 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-6
Total Students392 students
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Powder Mill School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Powder Mill School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Powder Mill School is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#1073 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
53%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
54%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
Asian
1%
7%
Hispanic
6%
19%
Black
3%
9%
White
89%
61%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Powder Mill School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.210.35
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthwick-Tolland-Granville Regional School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • Southwick Southwick Regional School
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    0.1 miles
    93 Feeding Hills Rd
    Southwick, MA 01077
    (413)569-6171
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  • Southwick Woodland School
    Grades: PK-2 | 338 students
    0.2 miles
    80 Powder Mill Rd
    Southwick, MA 01077
    (413)569-6598
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  • Westfield Munger Hill
    Grades: K-5 | 394 students
    2.7 miles
    33 Mallard Lane
    Westfield, MA 01085
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  • Westfield South Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 590 students
    3.5 miles
    30 West Silver Street
    Westfield, MA 01085
    (413)568-1900
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  • Westfield Abner Gibbs
    Grades: K-5 | 218 students
    3.6 miles
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    Westfield, MA 01085
    (413)572-6418
    3.6 K-5 218

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