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87%
  • Taconic High
  • 96 Valentine Road, Pittsfield
  • Pittsfield
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 774
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 9:1
76%
  • Pittsfield High
  • 300 East Street, Pittsfield
  • Pittsfield
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 916
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
75%
  • Williams
  • 50 Bushey Road, Pittsfield
  • Pittsfield
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 336
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
60%
  • Stearns
  • 75 Lebanon Avenue, Pittsfield
  • Pittsfield
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 234
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
57%
  • Robert T. Capeless Elementary School
  • 86 Brooks Avenue, Pittsfield
  • Pittsfield
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 235
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
48%
  • Theodore Herberg Middle School
  • 501 Pomeroy Avenue, Pittsfield
  • Pittsfield
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 633
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
47%
  • Allendale
  • 180 Connecticut Avenue, Pittsfield
  • Pittsfield
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 316
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
46%
  • John T Reid Middle School
  • 950 North Street, Pittsfield
  • Pittsfield
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 517
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 10:1
46%
  • Egremont
  • 84 Egremont Avenue, Pittsfield
  • Pittsfield
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 514
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
30%
  • Crosby
  • 517 West Street, Pittsfield
  • Pittsfield
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 410
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
27%
  • Silvio O Conte Community
  • 200 West Union Street, Pittsfield
  • Pittsfield
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 386
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
20%
  • Morningside Community School
  • 100 Burbank Street, Pittsfield
  • Pittsfield
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 473
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
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Pittsfield school information

IndexPittsfieldMassachusettsNational
Average Test Scores51%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools131,16779,221
Total private schools550824,874
Total post-secondary schools21937,963
The Pittsfield, MA educational system consists of 13 public schools, 5 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools. Pittsfield public schools have average test scores of 51% which is 20% lower than than the Massachusetts average and 4% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Pittsfield public schools is 13:1, compared to 14:1 in Massachusetts and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 86.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 85.2% have completed high school, 26.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Pittsfield

IndexPittsfieldMassachusettsNational
Completed 8th grade86.5%88.3%84.3%
Completed high school85.2%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college58.2%65.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree37.7%49.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors26.4%41.2%30.3%
Completed masters10.2%18.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.6%5.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%2.6%1.3%

Pittsfield, MA School Districts

Pittsfield School District

There are a total of 13 public schools, 5 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Pittsfield. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Pittsfield, MA schools is 51%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Pittsfield, MA, an average of 86.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.2% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Pittsfield schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Pittsfield, MA schools.

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Lenox, MA1,83377%56%
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Lee, MA1,80963%28%
Adams, MA5,41257%15%
Cheshire, MA64754%9%
Pittsfield, MA43,63251%4%

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Oakland Park, FL43,66034%31%
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El Centro, CA43,69928%42%
North Miami Beach, FL43,72237%25%
Danville, CA43,75873%49%
Pittsfield, MA43,63251%4%
Source: The Pittsfield, MA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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