Williams

50 Bushey Road
Pittsfield, MA 01201
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 260 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Williams ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 260 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • : Top 50% in MA
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Williams ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

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School Overview

Williams's student population of 260 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
260 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Williams ranks within the top 50% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Williams is 0.51, 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)
#528 out of 1644 schools
(Top 50%)
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35-39%
37%
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65-69%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
13%
23%
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Black
9%
10%
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White
68%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.51
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Williams's ranking?
Williams is ranked #528 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are Williams often compared to?
Williamsis often viewed alongside schools like Egremont, Morris by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend Williams?
260 students attend Williams.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
68% of Williams students are White, 13% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Black, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Williams?
Williams has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Williams offer ?
Williams offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Williams part of?
Williams is part of Pittsfield School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 260 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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