Anne T. Dunphy School

1 Petticoat Hill
Williamsburg, MA 01096
(School attendance zone shown in map)
8/
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Top 30%
Serving 138 students in grades Prekindergarten-6, Anne T. Dunphy School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 138 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • : Top 30% in MA
  • : 45-49% (Top 30%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Anne T. Dunphy School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Anne T. Dunphy School's student population of 138 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
138 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Anne T. Dunphy School ranks within the top 30% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Anne T. Dunphy School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
#355 out of 1644 schools
(Top 30%)
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45-49%
37%
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70-74%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
23%
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Black
2%
10%
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White
93%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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0.13
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Anne T. Dunphy School's ranking?
Anne T. Dunphy School is ranked #355 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
45-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend Anne T. Dunphy School?
138 students attend Anne T. Dunphy School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
93% of Anne T. Dunphy School students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Black, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Anne T. Dunphy School?
Anne T. Dunphy School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Anne T. Dunphy School offer ?
Anne T. Dunphy School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Anne T. Dunphy School part of?
Anne T. Dunphy School is part of Williamsburg School District.

School Reviews

5   2/28/2022
Minority students will perform better. Minority teachers are in a position to put a stop to negative stereotypes and act as role models and mentors for students of color. Teachers who can relate to their students'' backgrounds usually are better able to look past biases of their abilities.
- Posted by Parent - Cat
5   12/9/2018
This is the best elementary school I have ever delt with. I hope they don''t change a thing. The teachers and principle office are very friendly and really care about the kids. It''s rare these days to have a great school like this one.
- Posted by Parent - Laurins

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 138 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 45-49% (Top 30%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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