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South Hadley

GreatSchools Rating: 6 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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116 Main St
South Hadley, MA 01075
Hampshire County
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PH: (413) 538-5060
FAX: (413) 532-6284

  • Grades PK-12 & ungraded
  • 1999 students
  • 4 schools

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 MCAS Results

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3

English Language Arts
 55% (2013)
 64% (2012)
 67% (2011)
 66% (2010)
 69% (2009)
 61% (2008)
 68% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 57% in 2013.

Math
 71% (2013)
 72% (2012)
 73% (2011)
 75% (2010)
 65% (2009)
 63% (2008)
 71% (2007)
The state average for Math was 67% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 4

English Language Arts
 64% (2013)
 70% (2012)
 61% (2011)
 63% (2010)
 54% (2009)
 44% (2008)
 56% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 53% in 2013.

Math
 53% (2013)
 60% (2012)
 53% (2011)
 50% (2010)
 51% (2009)
 58% (2008)
 40% (2007)
The state average for Math was 52% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 5

Science
 60% (2013)
 59% (2012)
 51% (2011)
 52% (2010)
 43% (2009)
 51% (2008)
 51% (2007)
The state average for Science was 51% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 70% (2013)
 63% (2012)
 72% (2011)
 64% (2010)
 63% (2009)
 56% (2008)
 65% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 65% in 2013.

Math
 71% (2013)
 57% (2012)
 62% (2011)
 47% (2010)
 52% (2009)
 36% (2008)
 45% (2007)
The state average for Math was 61% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 6

English Language Arts
 68% (2013)
 67% (2012)
 66% (2011)
 65% (2010)
 55% (2009)
 69% (2008)
 68% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 67% in 2013.

Math
 59% (2013)
 56% (2012)
 50% (2011)
 52% (2010)
 45% (2009)
 52% (2008)
 52% (2007)
The state average for Math was 60% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 7

English Language Arts
 74% (2013)
 69% (2012)
 70% (2011)
 63% (2010)
 71% (2009)
 68% (2008)
 70% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 71% in 2013.

Math
 55% (2013)
 51% (2012)
 48% (2011)
 46% (2010)
 52% (2009)
 55% (2008)
 50% (2007)
The state average for Math was 52% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 8

Science
 40% (2013)
 46% (2012)
 30% (2011)
 42% (2010)
 43% (2009)
 44% (2008)
 29% (2007)
The state average for Science was 39% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 75% (2013)
 77% (2012)
 73% (2011)
 80% (2010)
 79% (2009)
 78% (2008)
 85% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 78% in 2013.

Math
 47% (2013)
 51% (2012)
 44% (2011)
 54% (2010)
 54% (2009)
 56% (2008)
 50% (2007)
The state average for Math was 54% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 10

Science
 66% (2013)
 77% (2012)
 72% (2011)
 67% (2010)
The state average for Science was 71% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 94% (2013)
 93% (2012)
 87% (2011)
 82% (2010)
 86% (2009)
 74% (2008)
 72% (2007)
The state average for English Language Arts was 91% in 2013.

Math
 80% (2013)
 82% (2012)
 82% (2011)
 84% (2010)
 81% (2009)
 71% (2008)
 69% (2007)
The state average for Math was 80% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

About the tests

  • In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science.
  • The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement.
  • The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Testing in Massachusetts: An Overview

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 MCAS Results by Subgroup

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3
English Language ArtsThis District
All Students55%
Female51%
Male58%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic67%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White56%
Economically disadvantaged41%
Not economically disadvantaged64%
Title I18%
Students with disabilities6%

MathThis District
All Students71%
Female69%
Male73%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic74%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White72%
Economically disadvantaged57%
Not economically disadvantaged80%
Title I47%
Students with disabilities17%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 4
English Language ArtsThis District
All Students64%
Female76%
Male52%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic70%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White65%
Economically disadvantaged47%
Not economically disadvantaged76%
Title I25%
Students with disabilities9%

MathThis District
All Students53%
Female56%
Male48%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic20%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White57%
Economically disadvantaged32%
Not economically disadvantaged66%
Title I25%
Students with disabilities8%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 5
ScienceThis District
All Students60%
Female60%
Male61%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracial30%
White65%
Economically disadvantaged37%
Not economically disadvantaged69%
Students with disabilities16%

English Language ArtsThis District
All Students70%
Female76%
Male61%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracial60%
White69%
Economically disadvantaged56%
Not economically disadvantaged75%
Students with disabilities15%

MathThis District
All Students71%
Female79%
Male62%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracial60%
White72%
Economically disadvantaged49%
Not economically disadvantaged79%
Students with disabilities16%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 6
English Language ArtsThis District
All Students68%
Female82%
Male54%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White70%
Economically disadvantaged52%
Not economically disadvantaged75%
Students with disabilities30%

MathThis District
All Students59%
Female68%
Male52%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White63%
Economically disadvantaged39%
Not economically disadvantaged70%
Students with disabilities25%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 7
English Language ArtsThis District
All Students74%
Female86%
Male65%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White78%
Economically disadvantaged57%
Not economically disadvantaged80%
Students with disabilities10%

MathThis District
All Students55%
Female59%
Male53%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White57%
Economically disadvantaged29%
Not economically disadvantaged65%
Students with disabilities10%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 8
ScienceThis District
All Students40%
Female40%
Male41%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic14%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White43%
Economically disadvantaged26%
Not economically disadvantaged49%
Students with disabilities8%

English Language ArtsThis District
All Students75%
Female80%
Male68%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic57%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White76%
Economically disadvantaged62%
Not economically disadvantaged82%
Students with disabilities20%

MathThis District
All Students47%
Female49%
Male45%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic43%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White48%
Economically disadvantaged28%
Not economically disadvantaged59%
Students with disabilities8%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 10
ScienceThis District
All Students66%
Female67%
Male65%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White67%
Economically disadvantaged57%
Not economically disadvantaged69%
Students with disabilities28%

English Language ArtsThis District
All Students94%
Female99%
Male86%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White95%
Economically disadvantaged86%
Not economically disadvantaged96%
Students with disabilities56%

MathThis District
All Students80%
Female84%
Male76%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
White80%
Economically disadvantaged69%
Not economically disadvantaged85%
Students with disabilities24%
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

About the tests

  • In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math and in grades 5 and 8 in science.
  • The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement.
  • The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts.
  • The different student groups are identified by the Massachusetts Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Testing in Massachusetts: An Overview

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 MCAS STE Results

Scale: % at or above proficient

Biology
 72% (2013)
 65% (2012)
 77% (2011)
 70% (2010)
 64% (2009)
 52% (2008)
 50% (2007)
The state average for Biology was 73% in 2013.

Introductory Physics
Data not available for this district (2013)
Data not available for this district (2012)
Data not available for this district (2011)
Data not available for this district (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
Data not available for this district (2008)
Data not available for this district (2007)
The state average for Introductory Physics was 63% in 2013.

Chemistry
Data not available for this district (2013)
Data not available for this district (2012)
Data not available for this district (2011)
Data not available for this district (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
Data not available for this district (2008)
 22% (2007)
The state average for Chemistry was 65% in 2013.

Tech/Engineering
Data not available for this district (2013)
Data not available for this district (2012)
Data not available for this district (2011)
Data not available for this district (2010)
Data not available for this district (2009)
Data not available for this district (2008)
Data not available for this district (2007)
The state average for Tech/Engineering was 49% in 2013.

Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

About the tests

  • In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System Science and Technology/Engineering Tests (MCAS STE) to test students in high school in biology, chemistry, introductory physics and technology/engineering.
  • The MCAS STE is a high school graduation requirement.
  • The MCAS STE is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Testing in Massachusetts: An Overview

See Massachusetts' state standards

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 MCAS STE Results by Subgroup

Scale: % at or above proficient


BiologyThis District
All Students72%
Female76%
Male70%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic73%
Multiracialn/a
White73%
Economically disadvantaged51%
Not economically disadvantaged84%
Students with disabilities20%

Introductory PhysicsThis District
Subgroup results not available

ChemistryThis District
Subgroup results not available

Tech/EngineeringThis District
Subgroup results not available
Source: MA Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

About the tests

  • In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System Science and Technology/Engineering Tests (MCAS STE) to test students in high school in biology, chemistry, introductory physics and technology/engineering.
  • The MCAS STE is a high school graduation requirement.
  • The MCAS STE is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts.
  • The different student groups are identified by the Massachusetts Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Testing in Massachusetts: An Overview

See Massachusetts' state standards

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 Teachers

 
Teacher data was not reported for this district.

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 Students

 
Student Ethnicity
Information about this data
Source:
EthnicityThis DistrictState Average
Unspecified100%n/a

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 Spending Per Pupil

 

Finance data was not reported for this district.

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