School Details

Stearns

75 Lebanon Ave, Pittsfield, MA 01201
(413) 499-9554
8

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 & ungraded 248 students 12 students/teacher (MA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

59%
44%
57%
73%
56%
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
  • Pittsfield School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

76%
36%
53%
78%
40%
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
  • Pittsfield School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

86%
60%
65%
80%
57%
61%
48%
43%
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
  • Pittsfield School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Stearns is a public elementary school in Pittsfield. The principal of Stearns is Jean Bednarski. 248 students attend Stearns and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Multiracial. 48% of the 248 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Stearns is 12:1. Housatonic Academy is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 86% 74%
Hispanic 6% 8%
Multiracial 5% 5%
Black, non-Hispanic 2% 10%
Asian 0.8% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.4% 0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 48% 55%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (7 years ago)

    Great school with a good mix of academics and extra curricular activities. A small school where kids are safe and cared for.

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