Center

  • Center serves 394 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (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 53% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Center 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 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Center's student population of 394 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students394 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Center
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Center by grade.

School Comparison

  • Center 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 Center is 0.40, 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#1046 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
12%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
8%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
76%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.400.59
This chart display the diversity score of Center and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Center 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 Lunch
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePeabody 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
  • Peabody J Henry Higgins Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,366 student
    0.3 miles
    85 Perkins Street
    Peabody, MA 01960
    (978) 536-4800
    0.3 6-8 1,366
  • Peabody South Memorial
    Grades: PK-5 | 467 students
    1.0 miles
    16 Maple St Ext
    Peabody, MA 01960
    (978) 536-5700
    1.0 PK-5 467
  • Peabody William A Welch Senior
    Grades: PK-5 | 360 students
    1.1 miles
    50 Swampscott Avenue
    Peabody, MA 01960
    (978) 536-5775
    1.1 PK-5 360
  • Peabody Thomas Carroll
    Grades: K-5 | 623 students
    1.4 miles
    60 Northend Street
    Peabody, MA 01960
    (978) 536-4200
    1.4 K-5 623
  • Peabody Captain Samuel Brown
    Grades: K-5 | 358 students
    1.5 miles
    150 Lynn Street
    Peabody, MA 01960
    (978) 536-4100
    1.5 K-5 358

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