Southbridge Middle School

  • Southbridge Middle School serves 483 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Southbridge Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 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 40% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Southbridge Middle School's student population of 483 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students483 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southbridge Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 Southbridge Middle School is 0.52, 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#1633 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
Hispanic
58%
20%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
38%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score0.520.59
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthbridge 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
  • Southbridge Southbridge High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 500 students
    0.3 miles
    132 Torrey Road
    Southbridge, MA 01550
    (508) 764-5450
    0.3 9-12 500
  • Southbridge Eastford Road
    Grades: PK-1 | 393 students
    0.7 miles
    120 Eastford Road
    Southbridge, MA 01550
    (508) 764-5460
    0.7 PK-1 393
  • Southbridge West Street
    Grades: 2-5 | 317 students
    0.7 miles
    156 West Street
    Southbridge, MA 01550
    (508) 764-5470
    0.7 2-5 317
  • Southbridge Charlton Street
    Grades: 2-5 | 310 students
    0.8 miles
    220 Charlton Street
    Southbridge, MA 01550
    (508) 764-5475
    0.8 2-5 310
  • Sturbridge Old Sturbridge Academy Charter Public School Charter School
    Grades: K-3 | 160 students
    1.0 miles
    1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
    Sturbridge, MA 01566
    (508) 347-0283
    1.0 K-3 160

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