Alcott

Alcott serves 491 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Alcott placed in the top 20% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 81% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Alcott places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Alcott's student population of 491 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students491 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

Alcott is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Alcott is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#227 out of 1666 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
7%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
20%
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Black
9%
9%
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White
68%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.520.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameConcord School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Alcott is Concord Carlisle High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Concord Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thoreau (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Concord Thoreau Math: 80% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 457 students
    0.0 miles
    29 Prairie Street
    Concord, MA 01742
    (978) 318-1300
    0 PK-5 457
  • Concord Concord Carlisle High School Math: 93% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,273 student
    0.4 miles
    500 Walden Street
    Concord, MA 01742
    (978) 318-1400
    0.4 9-12 1,273
  • Concord Willard Math: 83% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 439 students
    2.4 miles
    185 Powder Mill Rd
    Concord, MA 01742
    (978) 318-1340
    2.4 PK-5 439
  • Concord Concord Middle School Math: 73% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 726 students
    2.7 miles
    835 Old Marlboro Road
    Concord, MA 01742
    (978) 318-1380
    2.7 6-8 726
  • Lincoln Lincoln School Math: 73% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 586 students
    2.7 miles
    6 Ballfield Road
    Lincoln, MA 01773
    (781) 259-9404
    2.7 PK-8 586

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