School Details

Becket Washington School

12 Maple St, Becket, MA 01223
(413) 623-8757
9

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 & ungraded 104 students 12 students/teacher (MA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

66%
57%
57%
91%
67%
67%

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Central Berkshire School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

59%
55%
53%
71%
53%
52%

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Central Berkshire School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

92%
68%
65%
100%
68%
61%
85%
50%
51%

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Central Berkshire School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Becket Washington School is a public elementary school in Becket. The principal of Becket Washington School is David Kotowski. 104 students attend Becket Washington School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Hispanic. 39% of the 104 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Becket Washington School is 12:1. Chester Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 83% 94%
Multiracial 7% 2%
Hispanic 10% 2%
Asian 1.0% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.9% 1%
Black, non-Hispanic 0% 0.8%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 39% 25%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    Children come home very frustrated from the school day. Never any homework. Very frustrating for children who are eager to learn never encourage by school to be successful.

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(based on 1 ratings & reviews)

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  • Principal leadership
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