170 Belmont Street
Worcester, MA 01605
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Belmont Street Community serves 581 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Belmont Street Community 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Belmont Street Community ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

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School Overview

Belmont Street Community's student population of 581 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
581 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Belmont Street Community is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Belmont Street Community 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 Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1197 out of 1667 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
7%
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Hispanic
49%
20%
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Black
22%
9%
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White
18%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 581 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.68 (Top 5%)

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