Roberta G. Doering School

  • Roberta G. Doering School serves 572 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Roberta G. Doering School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Roberta G. Doering School's student population of 572 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students572 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Roberta G. Doering 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 Roberta G. Doering School is 0.27, 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#860 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
20%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
85%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.270.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAgawam School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Roberta G. Doering School is Agawam High School (1.4 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Chestnut Academy (2.1 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Memorial (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Springfield Memorial
    Grades: 1-5 | 239 students
    0.6 miles
    201 Norman Street
    West Springfield, MA 01089
    (413) 263-3333
    0.6 1-5 239
  • Agawam Robinson Park
    Grades: K-4 | 373 students
    0.9 miles
    65 Begley Street
    Agawam, MA 01001
    (413) 821-0584
    0.9 K-4 373
  • West Springfield Cowing Early Childhood
    Grades: PK | 122 students
    1.2 miles
    160 Park Street
    West Springfield, MA 01089
    (413) 263-3324
    1.2 PK 122
  • West Springfield Mittineague
    Grades: 1-5 | 161 students
    1.2 miles
    26 Second Street
    West Springfield, MA 01089
    (413) 263-3327
    1.2 1-5 161
  • Agawam Agawam Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK | 163 students
    1.4 miles
    108 Perry Lane
    Agawam, MA 01001
    (413) 821-0598
    1.4 PK 163

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