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City-data.com school rating (using weighted 2010 test average as compared to other schools in Massachusetts) from 0 (worst) to 100 (best) is 61.

170 CHESTNUT STREET
Amherst, MA 1002

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Other nearby schools ratings:
Hopkins Academy School (5.0 miles):

80
Hampshire Reg High School (14.3 miles):

68
West Springfield Middle School (19.2 miles):

61
Amherst Regional Ms School:

61
Quaboag Regional High School (19.9 miles):

53
E N White Elementary School (12.4 miles):

45
Fairview Middle School (12.5 miles):

31
Van Sickle Middle School (17.6 miles):

5
M Marcus Kiley Middle School (19.7 miles):

0
Amherst Regional Ms School rating compared to average state, county and city schools ratings:
Massachusetts:

58
Hampshire County:

57
Amherst:

56
Amherst Regional Ms School:

61

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County name: Hampshire
School type: Regular School
Grade span: 7th grade - 8th grade

Status: Operational
Phone: (413) 362-1850 (make sure to verify first before calling)

Latitude: 42.383
Longitude: -072.513470

Enrollment in Amherst Regional Ms School

2007 Student Enrollment: 553

7th grade Enrollment: 272
8th grade Enrollment: 281


Male students (%): 49.5%
This school:

49.5%
State average from 3564 schools:

51.7%
Female students (%): 50.5%
Here:

50.5%
State average from 3564 schools:

48.3%

White students (%): 66.7%
This school:

66.7%
State average from 3564 schools:

71.0%
African American students (%): 9.8%
This school:

9.8%
State average from 3564 schools:

8.9%
Hispanic students (%): 10.5%
Amherst Regional Ms School:

10.5%
State average from 3564 schools:

13.2%
Asian students (%): 7.6%
Amherst Regional Ms School:

7.6%
State average from 3564 schools:

4.5%
Native American students (%): 0.40%
Here:

0.40%
State average from 3564 schools:

0.29%
Multi-Race Non-Hispanic students (%): 5.1%
Amherst Regional Ms School:

5.1%
State average from 3564 schools:

1.9%


Genders in Amherst Regional Ms School

Grades in Amherst Regional Ms School

Races in Amherst Regional Ms School

First Language Not English #: 68
Limited English Proficient #: 27
Special Education #: 102
Low-Income #: 115
Free Lunch #: 86
Reduced Lunch #: 29


First Language Not English %: 12.3%
Here:

12.3%
State average from 1653 schools:

15.3%
Limited English Proficient %: 4.9%
Here:

4.9%
State average from 1385 schools:

7.6%
Special Education %: 18.4%
This school:

18.4%
State average from 1778 schools:

16.4%
Low-Income %: 20.8%
Here:

20.8%
State average from 1776 schools:

31.2%
Free Lunch %: 15.6%
This school:

15.6%
State average from 1774 schools:

25.4%
Reduced Lunch %: 5.2%
Here:

5.2%
State average from 1719 schools:

6.0%



2006 Student Enrollment: 574

7th grade Enrollment: 287
8th grade Enrollment: 287


Male students (%): 50.9%
Amherst Regional Ms School:

50.9%
State average from 1781 schools:

51.7%
Female students (%): 49.1%
Here:

49.1%
State average from 1781 schools:

48.3%

White students (%): 71.4%
Here:

71.4%
State average from 1781 schools:

71.8%
African American students (%): 11.1%
Here:

11.1%
State average from 1781 schools:

9.0%
Hispanic students (%): 8.2%
This school:

8.2%
State average from 1781 schools:

12.7%
Asian students (%): 8.2%
Here:

8.2%
State average from 1781 schools:

4.4%
Native American students (%): 0.30%
This school:

0.30%
State average from 1781 schools:

0.31%
Multi-Race Non-Hispanic students (%): 0.7%
Amherst Regional Ms School:

0.7%
State average from 1781 schools:

1.6%


Genders in Amherst Regional Ms School

Grades in Amherst Regional Ms School

Races in Amherst Regional Ms School

First Language Not English #: 69
Limited English Proficient #: 24
Special Education #: 97
Low-Income #: 115


First Language Not English %: 12.0%
Here:

12.0%
State average from 1633 schools:

14.8%
Limited English Proficient %: 4.2%
Here:

4.2%
State average from 1328 schools:

7.4%
Special Education %: 16.9%
Here:

16.9%
State average from 1780 schools:

15.9%
Low-Income %: 20.0%
Amherst Regional Ms School:

20.0%
State average from 1771 schools:

30.5%



2005 Student Enrollment: 605

7th grade Enrollment: 287
8th grade Enrollment: 318


White students (%): 76.4%
Amherst Regional Ms School:

76.4%
State average from 1746 schools:

74.4%
African American students (%): 8.3%
Here:

8.3%
State average from 1746 schools:

9.5%
Hispanic students (%): 6.9%
Amherst Regional Ms School:

6.9%
State average from 1746 schools:

11.2%
Asian students (%): 8.1%
Here:

8.1%
State average from 1746 schools:

4.5%
Native American students (%): 0.30%
Here:

0.30%
State average from 1746 schools:

0.37%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander students (%): 49.9%
Amherst Regional Ms School:

49.9%
State average from 1746 schools:

51.7%
Multi-Race Non-Hispanic students (%): 50.1%
Amherst Regional Ms School:

50.1%
State average from 1746 schools:

48.3%


Grades in Amherst Regional Ms School

Races in Amherst Regional Ms School

First Language Not English #: 65
Limited English Proficient #: 22
Special Education #: 93
Low-Income #: 123


First Language Not English %: 10.7%
Here:

10.7%
State average from 1573 schools:

14.2%
Limited English Proficient %: 3.6%
Here:

3.6%
State average from 1217 schools:

7.4%
Special Education %: 15.4%
Amherst Regional Ms School:

15.4%
State average from 1745 schools:

15.4%
Low-Income %: 20.3%
Amherst Regional Ms School:

20.3%
State average from 1735 schools:

29.2%



2004 Student Enrollment: 663

7th grade Enrollment: 326
8th grade Enrollment: 337


White students (%): 75.6%
Here:

75.6%
State average from 1729 schools:

75.1%
African American students (%): 8.9%
Here:

8.9%
State average from 1729 schools:

9.4%
Hispanic students (%): 6.6%
This school:

6.6%
State average from 1729 schools:

10.7%
Asian students (%): 8.4%
Here:

8.4%
State average from 1729 schools:

4.4%
Native American students (%): 0.50%
This school:

0.50%
State average from 1729 schools:

0.37%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander students (%): 49.6%
Here:

49.6%
State average from 1729 schools:

51.8%
Multi-Race Non-Hispanic students (%): 50.4%
Here:

50.4%
State average from 1729 schools:

48.1%


Grades in Amherst Regional Ms School

Races in Amherst Regional Ms School

First Language Not English #: 61
Limited English Proficient #: 40
Special Education #: 115
Low-Income #: 115


First Language Not English %: 9.2%
Here:

9.2%
State average from 1530 schools:

13.9%
Limited English Proficient %: 6.0%
Here:

6.0%
State average from 1098 schools:

7.7%
Special Education %: 17.3%
Here:

17.3%
State average from 1725 schools:

15.0%
Low-Income %: 17.3%
Here:

17.3%
State average from 1698 schools:

28.9%



2003 Student Enrollment: 679

7th grade Enrollment: 328
8th grade Enrollment: 351


White students (%): 71.7%
Amherst Regional Ms School:

71.7%
State average from 1634 schools:

75.8%
African American students (%): 9.7%
Here:

9.7%
State average from 1634 schools:

9.1%
Hispanic students (%): 8.1%
Here:

8.1%
State average from 1634 schools:

10.4%
Asian students (%): 9.9%
Amherst Regional Ms School:

9.9%
State average from 1634 schools:

4.3%
Native American students (%): 0.60%
Here:

0.60%
State average from 1634 schools:

0.36%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander students (%): 48.6%
Here:

48.6%
State average from 1634 schools:

51.8%
Multi-Race Non-Hispanic students (%): 51.4%
Here:

51.4%
State average from 1634 schools:

48.2%


Grades in Amherst Regional Ms School

Races in Amherst Regional Ms School

First Language Not English #: 78
Limited English Proficient #: 31
Low-Income #: 121


First Language Not English %: 11.5%
Here:

11.5%
State average from 1462 schools:

14.6%
Limited English Proficient %: 4.6%
Amherst Regional Ms School:

4.6%
State average from 950 schools:

8.4%
Low-Income %: 17.8%
Amherst Regional Ms School:

17.8%
State average from 1608 schools:

27.9%



2002 Student Enrollment: 661

8th grade Enrollment: 344
9th grade Enrollment: 317


White students (%): 75.5%
Here:

75.5%
State average from 1682 schools:

76.8%
African American students (%): 8.3%
Here:

8.3%
State average from 1682 schools:

8.8%
Hispanic students (%): 7.1%
Here:

7.1%
State average from 1682 schools:

9.9%
Asian students (%): 8.3%
Here:

8.3%
State average from 1682 schools:

4.2%
Native American students (%): 0.80%
Here:

0.80%
State average from 1682 schools:

0.37%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander students (%): 50.4%
Here:

50.4%
State average from 1682 schools:

51.7%
Multi-Race Non-Hispanic students (%): 49.6%
Here:

49.6%
State average from 1682 schools:

48.3%


Grades in Amherst Regional Ms School

Races in Amherst Regional Ms School

First Language Not English #: 68
Limited English Proficient #: 28
Low-Income #: 107


First Language Not English %: 10.3%
Amherst Regional Ms School:

10.3%
State average from 1452 schools:

13.6%
Limited English Proficient %: 4.2%
Amherst Regional Ms School:

4.2%
State average from 887 schools:

7.9%
Low-Income %: 16.2%
This school:

16.2%
State average from 1613 schools:

27.4%



2001 Student Enrollment: 688

8th grade Enrollment: 324
9th grade Enrollment: 364


White students (%): 74.6%
This school:

74.6%
State average from 1664 schools:

77.2%
African American students (%): 10.3%
Here:

10.3%
State average from 1664 schools:

8.8%
Hispanic students (%): 7.3%
Here:

7.3%
State average from 1664 schools:

9.6%
Asian students (%): 7.0%
Here:

7.0%
State average from 1664 schools:

4.1%
Native American students (%): 0.90%
Here:

0.90%
State average from 1664 schools:

0.32%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander students (%): 53.1%
This school:

53.1%
State average from 1664 schools:

51.6%
Multi-Race Non-Hispanic students (%): 46.9%
Here:

46.9%
State average from 1664 schools:

48.4%


Grades in Amherst Regional Ms School

Races in Amherst Regional Ms School

First Language Not English #: 43
Limited English Proficient #: 17
Low-Income #: 119


First Language Not English %: 6.3%
Here:

6.3%
State average from 1347 schools:

14.1%
Limited English Proficient %: 2.5%
Here:

2.5%
State average from 834 schools:

7.7%
Low-Income %: 17.3%
This school:

17.3%
State average from 1635 schools:

26.3%



2007 Attendance statistics:


In-School Suspensions count: 50
Out-of-School Suspensions count: 41

Average number of Absences: 8.0
Here:

8.0
State average from 1782 schools:

8.8
Attendance Rate: 95.4%
Here:

95.4%
State average from 1782 schools:

94.8%
In-School Suspensions Rate: 9.0%
Here:

9.0%
State average from 712 schools:

5.5%
Out-of-School Suspensions Rate: 7.4%
Here:

7.4%
State average from 1093 schools:

8.3%




2006 Attendance statistics:


In-School Suspensions count: 8.5
Out-of-School Suspensions count: 69

In-School Suspensions Rate: 95.1%
Here:

95.1%
State average from 1781 schools:

94.8%
Out-of-School Suspensions Rate: 12.0%
Here:

12.0%
State average from 690 schools:

5.9%




2005 Attendance statistics:


In-School Suspensions count: 9.1
Out-of-School Suspensions count: 63

In-School Suspensions Rate: 94.8%
Amherst Regional Ms School:

94.8%
State average from 1746 schools:

94.8%
Out-of-School Suspensions Rate: 10.4%
Here:

10.4%
State average from 663 schools:

6.2%




2004 Attendance statistics:


In-School Suspensions count: 9.5
Out-of-School Suspensions count: 57

In-School Suspensions Rate: 94.5%
This school:

94.5%
State average from 1729 schools:

94.7%
Out-of-School Suspensions Rate: 8.6%
This school:

8.6%
State average from 629 schools:

6.6%




2003 Attendance statistics:


In-School Suspensions count: 9.5
Out-of-School Suspensions count: 66

In-School Suspensions Rate: 94.6%
This school:

94.6%
State average from 1635 schools:

94.4%
Out-of-School Suspensions Rate: 9.7%
Here:

9.7%
State average from 742 schools:

6.8%






Teacher Count in Amherst Regional Ms School

Student/Teacher Ratio in Amherst Regional Ms School

2007 Teacher statistics:


Total number of Teachers: 54
Total number of Teachers in Core Academic Areas: 48

Percentage of Teachers Licensed in Teaching Assignment: 94.4%
Amherst Regional Ms School:

94.4%
State average from 1782 schools:

95.7%
Percentage of Core Academic Teachers Identified as Highly Qualified: 93.7%
Here:

93.7%
State average from 1781 schools:

95.3%
Student/Teacher Ratio: 10.3
Here:

10.3
State average from 1782 schools:

10.0


2006 Teacher statistics:


Total number of Teachers: 59
Total number of Teachers in Core Academic Areas: 52

Percentage of Teachers Licensed in Teaching Assignment: 84.4%
Here:

84.4%
State average from 1781 schools:

94.8%
Percentage of Core Academic Teachers Identified as Highly Qualified: 84.3%
Here:

84.3%
State average from 1781 schools:

94.1%
Student/Teacher Ratio: 9.7
Here:

9.7
State average from 1781 schools:

13.4


2005 Teacher statistics:


Total number of Teachers: 61
Total number of Teachers in Core Academic Areas: 45

Percentage of Teachers Licensed in Teaching Assignment: 83.5%
Here:

83.5%
State average from 1745 schools:

94.4%
Percentage of Core Academic Teachers Identified as Highly Qualified: 100.0%
Here:

100.0%
State average from 1733 schools:

93.9%
Student/Teacher Ratio: 10.0
Here:

10.0
State average from 1746 schools:

13.6


2004 Teacher statistics:


Total number of Teachers: 65
Total number of Teachers in Core Academic Areas: 57

Percentage of Teachers Licensed in Teaching Assignment: 84.8%
Here:

84.8%
State average from 1728 schools:

94.1%
Percentage of Core Academic Teachers Identified as Highly Qualified: 86.9%
Here:

86.9%
State average from 1724 schools:

94.4%
Student/Teacher Ratio: 10.2
Here:

10.2
State average from 1729 schools:

13.8





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