1 Jean Burke Drive
Natick, MA 01760
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Brown serves 465 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Brown placed in the top 20% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 43% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 465 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Brown ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Brown's student population of 465 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
465 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Brown is ranked within the top 20% 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 Brown is 0.61, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#286 out of 1667 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
55-59%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
70-74%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
28%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
22%
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Black
1%
10%
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White
55%
57%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.61
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Brown's ranking?

Brown ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%), Highest math proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).

How many students attend Brown?

465 students attend Brown.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

55% of Brown students are White, 28% of students are Asian, 11% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Brown?

Brown has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.

What grades does Brown offer ?

Brown offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-4 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Brown part of?

Brown is part of Natick School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 465 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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