Sheffield Elementary School

43 Crocker Avenue
Turners Falls, MA 01376
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Bottom 50%
Serving 209 students in grades 2-5, Sheffield Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 2-5
  • Enrollment: 209 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • : Bottom 50% in MA
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Sheffield Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Sheffield Elementary School's student population of 209 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 2-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
209 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Sheffield Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,631 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Sheffield Elementary School is 0.46, 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.
This School
State Level (MA)
#1474 out of 1631 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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15-19%
41%
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15-19%
44%
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20-29%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
19%
23%
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Black
2%
10%
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White
71%
56%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.46
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sheffield Elementary School's ranking?
Sheffield Elementary School is ranked #1474 out of 1,631 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
15-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% MA state average), while 15-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 44% MA state average).
How many students attend Sheffield Elementary School?
209 students attend Sheffield Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
71% of Sheffield Elementary School students are White, 19% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Black, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Sheffield Elementary School?
Sheffield Elementary School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Sheffield Elementary School offer ?
Sheffield Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 2-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Sheffield Elementary School part of?
Sheffield Elementary School is part of Gill-Montague School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 2-5
  • Enrollment: 209 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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