Chickering

  • Chickering serves 483 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 76% (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 72% (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 25% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Chickering's student population of 483 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students483 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#254 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chickering 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)
72%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chickering 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 Ratio12:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Chickering and the public school average student teacher ratio of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
13%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Chickering and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Chickering and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Chickering and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
75%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Chickering and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Chickering.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.420.36
This chart display the diversity score of Chickering 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 Chickering 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 Chickering and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDover School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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    2.3 miles
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    (781)455-0416
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  • Needham Pollard Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 876 students
    2.9 miles
    200 Harris Avenue
    Needham, MA 02492
    (781)455-0480
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  • Natick Memorial
    Grades: K-4 | 434 students
    3.0 miles
    107 Eliot Street
    Natick, MA 01760
    (508)647-6590
    3.0 K-4 434
  • Westwood Deerfield School
    Grades: K-5 | 223 students
    3.2 miles
    72 Deerfield Avenue
    Westwood, MA 02090
    (781)326-7500
    3.2 K-5 223

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