South

  • South serves 266 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • South's student population of 266 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students266 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#933 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
6%
19%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
91%
61%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.170.58
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSomerset School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Somerset Somerset Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 616 students
    0.2 miles
    1141 Brayton Avenue
    Somerset, MA 02726
    (508)324-3140
    0.2 6-8 616
  • Somerset Somerset Berkley Regional High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1006 students
    1.0 miles
    625 County Street
    Somerset, MA 02726
    (508)324-3115
    1.0 9-12 1006
  • Swansea Elizabeth S Brown
    Grades: 3-5 | 299 students
    1.7 miles
    29 Gardners Neck Road
    Swansea, MA 02777
    (508)675-7892
    1.7 3-5 299
  • Swansea Joseph Case Junior High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 497 students
    1.7 miles
    195 Main Street
    Swansea, MA 02777
    (508)675-0116
    1.7 6-8 497
  • Fall River Morton Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 622 students
    1.7 miles
    1135 North Main Street
    Fall River, MA 02720
    (508)675-8340
    1.7 6-8 622

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