Charles J Prescott

  • Charles J Prescott serves 246 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Charles J Prescott's student population of 246 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students246 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Charles J Prescott's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Charles J Prescott is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#114 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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Asian
21%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
19%
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Black
6%
9%
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White
69%
61%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.480.58
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorwood School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • Norwood Balch
    Grades: 1-5 | 285 students
    1.2 miles
    1170 Washington Street
    Norwood, MA 02062
    (781)762-0694
    1.2 1-5 285
  • Norwood Cornelius M Callahan
    Grades: 1-5 | 202 students
    1.5 miles
    116 Garfield Avenue
    Norwood, MA 02062
    (781)762-0693
    1.5 1-5 202
  • Norwood Dr. Philip O. Coakley Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 753 students
    1.5 miles
    1315 Washington Street
    Norwood, MA 02062
    (781)762-7880
    1.5 6-8 753
  • Canton John F Kennedy
    Grades: K-5 | 504 students
    2.0 miles
    100 Dedham Street
    Canton, MA 02021
    (781)821-5080
    2.0 K-5 504
  • Norwood Norwood High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 957 students
    2.0 miles
    245 Nichols Street
    Norwood, MA 02062
    (781)769-2333
    2.0 9-12 957

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