W.e.b. Du Bois Regional Middle School

313 Monument Valley Rd
Great Barrington, MA 01230
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
W.e.b. Du Bois Regional Middle School serves 349 students in grades 5-8.
W.e.b. Du Bois Regional 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 349 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

School Overview

W.e.b. Du Bois Regional Middle School's student population of 349 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
349 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

W.e.b. Du Bois Regional Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of W.e.b. Du Bois Regional Middle School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1168 out of 1644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
14%
23%
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Black
1%
10%
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White
76%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is W.e.b. Du Bois Regional Middle School's ranking?
W.e.b. Du Bois Regional Middle School is ranked #1168 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are W.e.b. Du Bois Regional Middle School often compared to?
W.e.b. Du Bois Regional Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Monument Mt Regional High School, Mt Everett Regional by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
22% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 40% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend W.e.b. Du Bois Regional Middle School?
349 students attend W.e.b. Du Bois Regional Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
76% of W.e.b. Du Bois Regional Middle School students are White, 14% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of W.e.b. Du Bois Regional Middle School?
W.e.b. Du Bois Regional Middle School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does W.e.b. Du Bois Regional Middle School offer ?
W.e.b. Du Bois Regional Middle School offers enrollment in grades 5-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is W.e.b. Du Bois Regional Middle School part of?
W.e.b. Du Bois Regional Middle School is part of Berkshire Hills School District.

School Reviews

5   9/9/2017
The best public school you will find in the berkshires.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - anonymous

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 349 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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