Arthur D Healey

  • Arthur D Healey serves 451 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Arthur D Healey placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

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School Overview

  • Arthur D Healey's student population of 451 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students451 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Arthur D Healey is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Arthur D Healey is 0.68, which is more 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#1300 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
7%
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Hispanic
45%
20%
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Black
14%
9%
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White
31%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.680.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSomerville School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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    0.7 miles
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  • Somerville Somerville High School
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