Colonial Park

  • Colonial Park serves 278 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Colonial Park placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

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School Overview

  • Colonial Park's student population of 278 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students278 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Colonial Park 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 Colonial Park is 0.32, 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#642 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
20%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
82%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Colonial Park. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.320.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStoneham 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
  • Stoneham Stoneham High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 676 students
    0.3 miles
    149 Franklin Street
    Stoneham, MA 02180
    (781) 279-3810
    0.3 9-12 676
  • Melrose Roosevelt
    Grades: K-5 | 436 students
    0.7 miles
    253 Vinton Street
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781) 979-2270
    0.7 K-5 436
  • Stoneham South
    Grades: K-4 | 320 students
    0.9 miles
    11 Summer Street
    Stoneham, MA 02180
    (781) 279-3880
    0.9 K-4 320
  • Melrose Melrose High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,002 student
    1.0 miles
    360 Lynn Fells Parkway
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781) 979-2200
    1.0 9-12 1,002
  • Melrose Melrose Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 777 students
    1.0 miles
    350 Lynn Fells Parkway
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781) 979-2100
    1.0 6-8 777

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