Sarah W Gibbons Middle School

  • Sarah W Gibbons Middle School serves 636 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 73% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Asian), which is equal to the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Sarah W Gibbons Middle School's student population of 636 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students636 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sarah W Gibbons Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sarah W Gibbons Middle School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. 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#198 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sarah W Gibbons Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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Asian
27%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
19%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
61%
61%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.550.58
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWestborough School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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