Clarke

  • Clarke serves 197 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Clarke placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Clarke's student population of 197 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students197 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Clarke is ranked within the top 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 Clarke is 0.30, 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#765 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
20%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
83%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.300.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSwampscott 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
  • Swampscott Swampscott High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 675 students
    0.2 miles
    200 Essex Street
    Swampscott, MA 01907
    (781) 596-8830
    0.2 9-12 675
  • Swampscott Hadley
    Grades: K-4 | 286 students
    0.4 miles
    24 Redington Street
    Swampscott, MA 01907
    (781) 596-8847
    0.4 K-4 286
  • Lynn Kipp Academy Lynn Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 1,336 student
    0.6 miles
    90 High Rock Street
    Lynn, MA 01902
    (781) 598-1609
    0.6 K-12 1,336
  • Swampscott Swampscott Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 753 students
    0.7 miles
    207 Forest Avenue
    Swampscott, MA 01907
    (781) 596-8820
    0.7 5-8 753
  • Lynn Aborn
    Grades: K-5 | 253 students
    0.9 miles
    409 Eastern Avenue
    Lynn, MA 01902
    (781) 477-7320
    0.9 K-5 253

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