Shutesbury Elementary School

23 West Pelham Rd
Shutesbury, MA 01072
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Shutesbury Elementary School serves 122 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Shutesbury Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Shutesbury Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Shutesbury Elementary School's student population of 122 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students122 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Shutesbury Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Shutesbury Elementary School is 0.31, 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
#549 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
83%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.310.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShutesbury School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Shutesbury Elementary School is Amherst Regional High School (6.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Amherst Regional Middle School (6.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Leverett Elementary School (3.6 miles away)
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