Southbridge Middle School

  • Southbridge Middle School serves 509 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 13% (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 18% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Southbridge Middle School's student population of 509 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students509 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Southbridge Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Southbridge Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Southbridge Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southbridge Middle School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
53%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
54%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
Hispanic
58%
19%
Black
2%
9%
White
38%
61%
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Southbridge Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.520.58
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthbridge 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
  • Southbridge Southbridge High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 509 students
    0.3 miles
    132 Torrey Road
    Southbridge, MA 01550
    (508)764-5450
    0.3 9-12 509
  • Southbridge Eastford Road
    Grades: PK-2 | 252 students
    0.7 miles
    120 Eastford Road
    Southbridge, MA 01550
    (508)764-5460
    0.7 PK-2 252
  • Southbridge West Street
    Grades: 1-5 | 431 students
    0.7 miles
    156 West Street
    Southbridge, MA 01550
    (508)764-5470
    0.7 1-5 431
  • Southbridge Charlton Street
    Grades: 1-5 | 421 students
    0.8 miles
    220 Charlton Street
    Southbridge, MA 01550
    (508)764-5475
    0.8 1-5 421
  • Sturbridge Burgess Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 917 students
    3.9 miles
    45 Burgess School Rd
    Sturbridge, MA 01566
    (508)347-7041
    3.9 PK-6 917

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