Stearns

75 Lebanon Avenue
Pittsfield, MA 01201
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Stearns serves 245 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Stearns 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 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Stearns's student population of 245 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students245 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Stearns 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 Stearns is 0.35, 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
#1370 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
80%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.350.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePittsfield School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Stearns is Taconic High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Theodore Herberg Middle School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crosby (1.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pittsfield Crosby
    Grades: PK-5 | 446 students
    1.7 miles
    517 West Street
    Pittsfield, MA 01201
    (413) 448-9670
    1.7 PK-5 446
  • Pittsfield Silvio O Conte Community
    Grades: PK-5 | 362 students
    2.0 miles
    200 West Union Street
    Pittsfield, MA 01201
    (413) 448-9660
    2.0 PK-5 362
  • Pittsfield Taconic High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 733 students
    2.1 miles
    96 Valentine Road
    Pittsfield, MA 01201
    (413) 448-9600
    2.1 9-12 733
  • Pittsfield Pittsfield High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 852 students
    2.8 miles
    300 East Street
    Pittsfield, MA 01201
    (413) 499-9535
    2.8 9-12 852
  • Pittsfield Theodore Herberg Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 643 students
    2.9 miles
    501 Pomeroy Avenue
    Pittsfield, MA 01201
    (413) 448-9640
    2.9 6-8 643

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