Curtis-tufts High School

  • Curtis-tufts High School serves 13 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 59%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 69%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • Curtis-tufts High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 2:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • Curtis-tufts High School's student population of 13 students has declined by 40% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students13 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Curtis-tufts High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,569 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 2:1 has decreased from 4:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Curtis-tufts High School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)<50%
59%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)<50%
69%
Student : Teacher Ratio2:113:1
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Asian
7%
6%
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Hispanic
16%
19%
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Black
31%
9%
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White
39%
63%
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score0.720.35
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Graduation Rate<50%
87%
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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 NameMedford School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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