Sherwood Middle School

  • Sherwood Middle School serves 967 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (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 74% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sherwood Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Sherwood Middle School's student population of 967 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students967 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sherwood Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Sherwood Middle School is 0.60, which is more 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#385 out of 1666 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
30%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
20%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
55%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.600.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShrewsbury School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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