118 Alden Street
Springfield, MA 01109
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Springfield Public Day Middle School serves 56 students in grades 6-8.
Springfield Public Day 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 43% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Springfield Public Day Middle School's student population of 56 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
56 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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School Rankings

Springfield Public Day Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Springfield Public Day Middle School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1646 out of 1667 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
64%
22%
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Black
23%
10%
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White
9%
57%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 56 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 5:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.53

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