Atherton Hough

  • Atherton Hough serves 251 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Atherton Hough placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Atherton Hough's student population of 251 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students251 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Atherton Hough is ranked within the top 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 Atherton Hough is 0.41, 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#765 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
20%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
76%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.410.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameQuincy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Quincy Snug Harbor Community School
    Grades: PK-5 | 464 students
    0.9 miles
    333 Palmer Street
    Quincy, MA 02169
    (617) 984-8763
    0.9 PK-5 464
  • Quincy Broad Meadows Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 382 students
    1.5 miles
    50 Calvin Rd
    Quincy, MA 02169
    (617) 984-8723
    1.5 6-8 382
  • North Weymouth Wessagusset
    Grades: K-4 | 279 students
    1.5 miles
    75 Pilgrim Road
    North Weymouth, MA 02191
    (781) 335-2210
    1.5 K-4 279
  • Quincy Merrymount
    Grades: K-5 | 347 students
    1.8 miles
    4 Agawam Rd
    Quincy, MA 02169
    (617) 984-8762
    1.8 K-5 347
  • North Weymouth Johnson Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK | 193 students
    1.9 miles
    70 Pearl Street
    North Weymouth, MA 02191
    (781) 335-0191
    1.9 PK 193

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