South River

  • South River serves 373 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (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% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • South River 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 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • South River's student population of 373 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students373 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of South River
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South River 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 South River is 0.13, 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#578 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in South River and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in South River and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in South River and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
White
93%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in South River and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South River. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.130.59
This chart display the diversity score of South River and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in South River and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South River 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 NameMarshfield School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Marshfield Marshfield High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,346 student
    1.3 miles
    167 Forest Street
    Marshfield, MA 02050
    (781) 834-5050
    1.3 9-12 1,346
  • Marshfield Furnace Brook Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 970 students
    1.4 miles
    500 Furnace Street
    Marshfield, MA 02050
    (781) 834-5020
    1.4 6-8 970
  • Marshfield Daniel Webster
    Grades: PK-5 | 403 students
    1.6 miles
    1456 Ocean Street
    Marshfield, MA 02050
    (781) 834-5045
    1.6 PK-5 403
  • Marshfield Martinson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 430 students
    1.6 miles
    275 Forest Street
    Marshfield, MA 02050
    (781) 834-5025
    1.6 PK-5 430
  • Marshfield Eames Way School
    Grades: K-5 | 243 students
    2.7 miles
    165 Eames Way
    Marshfield, MA 02050
    (781) 834-5090
    2.7 K-5 243

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