Blackstone

  • Blackstone serves 585 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 17% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Blackstone's student population of 585 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students585 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Blackstone
Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#1636 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Blackstone and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Blackstone and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Blackstone and the public school average student teacher ratio of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Blackstone and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
70%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Blackstone and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
25%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Blackstone and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
3%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Blackstone and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Blackstone.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.450.35
This chart display the diversity score of Blackstone and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Blackstone and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Blackstone and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoston School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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