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Sarah W Gibbons Middle School

Serves grades 7 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
20 Fisher Street
Westborough, MA 01581
Phone
(508) 836-7740
District
WESTBOROUGH
County
WORCESTER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
620
Classroom Teachers
58

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Massachusetts

10

(10 is best)

Better than 98.4% of MA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Sarah W Gibbons Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

100 80 60 40 20 0
80%
47%
82%
48%
78%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

100 80 60 40 20 0
85%
48%
82%
51%
87%
46%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
11
11
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 289 46.6%
Grade 8 331 53.4%
Total 620 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 54.9% 52.7% 59.2%
Black 2.8% 2.2% 9.8%
Hispanic 7.0% 8.5% 23.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 35.3% 36.4% 7.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 19,067 7,029,917
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 898.8 895
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.9% 5.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.7% 17.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.6% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.5% 27.0%
65 OR OLDER 14.3% 16.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 6,961 2,646,980
Single Parent Households With Children 4.7% 9.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.1% 91.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 67.8% 44.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 39.8% 24.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.4% 18.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.0% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 12.0% 13.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.4% 12.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.3% 9.9%
$15,000 or less 4.1% 9.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,434 $44,878,450 49.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,475 $5,789,375 6.4%
Staff $734 $2,880,950 3.2%
General Administration $211 $828,175 0.9%
School Administration $901 $3,536,425 3.9%
Operation $1,594 $6,256,450 6.9%
Transportation $604 $2,370,700 2.6%
Other $174 $682,950 0.8%
Total Support $5,693 $22,345,025 24.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,990 $23,510,750 25.9%
Total Expenditures $23,117 $90,734,225 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,596 $10,569,374,598 52.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,484 $1,352,382,632 6.7%
Staff $951 $866,478,186 4.3%
General Administration $218 $198,784,787 1.0%
School Administration $880 $802,180,114 4.0%
Operation $1,620 $1,476,806,420 7.4%
Transportation $938 $854,571,701 4.3%
Other $322 $293,118,043 1.5%
Total Support $6,412 $5,844,290,100 29.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,034 $3,677,202,127 18.3%
Total Expenditures $22,042 $20,090,784,405 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%