9 Farmer Way
Westford, MA 01886
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Stony Brook School serves 647 students in grades 6-8.
Stony Brook School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 74% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Stony Brook School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

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School Overview

Stony Brook School's student population of 647 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
647 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
51 teachers
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School Rankings

Stony Brook School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Stony Brook School is 0.46, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#161 out of 1667 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
26%
7%
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Hispanic
1%
20%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
69%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.46
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 647 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.46 (Top 50%)

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