Cornelius M Callahan

  • Cornelius M Callahan serves 219 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 50-54% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Cornelius M Callahan placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Cornelius M Callahan places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Cornelius M Callahan's student population of 219 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students219 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cornelius M Callahan 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 Cornelius M Callahan is 0.48, 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#827 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
20%
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Black
10%
9%
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White
71%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.480.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorwood 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
  • Norwood John P Oldham
    Grades: 1-5 | 227 students
    0.9 miles
    165 Prospect Street
    Norwood, MA 02062
    (781) 769-2417
    0.9 1-5 227
  • Norwood Norwood High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 958 students
    1.3 miles
    245 Nichols Street
    Norwood, MA 02062
    (781) 769-2333
    1.3 9-12 958
  • Norwood Balch
    Grades: 1-5 | 296 students
    1.5 miles
    1170 Washington Street
    Norwood, MA 02062
    (781) 762-0694
    1.5 1-5 296
  • Norwood Charles J Prescott
    Grades: K-5 | 249 students
    1.5 miles
    66 Richland Road
    Norwood, MA 02062
    (781) 762-6497
    1.5 K-5 249
  • Westwood Downey
    Grades: K-5 | 250 students
    1.5 miles
    250 Downey Street
    Westwood, MA 02090
    (781) 326-7500
    1.5 K-5 250

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