Beeman Memorial

  • Beeman Memorial serves 339 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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 50-54% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Beeman Memorial 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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Beeman Memorial's student population of 339 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students339 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Beeman Memorial 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 Beeman Memorial is 0.35, 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#1052 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
16%
20%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
79%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.350.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGloucester School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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