South (Closed 2018)
South served 278 students in grades 4-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 51% (which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 41% (which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was higher than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment was 44% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Massachusetts state average of 43% (majority Hispanic and Black).
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
State Level (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(16-17)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(16-17)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch (14-15)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education
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