Columbus Park

  • Columbus Park serves 476 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 26% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • Columbus Park's student population of 476 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 52% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students476 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Columbus Park's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Columbus Park is 0.68, which is more 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#1549 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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Asian
11%
7%
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Hispanic
49%
19%
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Black
14%
9%
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White
24%
61%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Columbus Park.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.680.58
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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 NameWorcester School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Worcester Goddard School/science Technical
    Grades: PK-6 | 517 students
    0.6 miles
    14 Richards Street
    Worcester, MA 01603
    (508)799-3594
    0.6 PK-6 517
  • Worcester University Pk Campus School
    Grades: 7-12 | 254 students
    0.6 miles
    12 Freeland Street
    Worcester, MA 01610
    (508)799-3591
    0.6 7-12 254
  • Worcester Woodland Academy
    Grades: PK-6 | 627 students
    0.7 miles
    93 Woodland Street
    Worcester, MA 01610
    (508)799-3557
    0.7 PK-6 627
  • Worcester Claremont Academy
    Grades: 7-12 | 532 students
    0.8 miles
    15 Claremont Street
    Worcester, MA 01610
    (508)799-3077
    0.8 7-12 532
  • Worcester Canterbury
    Grades: PK-6 | 376 students
    0.9 miles
    129 Canterbury Street
    Worcester, MA 01603
    (508)799-3484
    0.9 PK-6 376

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