Dante Alighieri Montessori School

37 Gove Street
East Boston, MA 02128
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Dante Alighieri Montessori School serves 104 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Dante Alighieri Montessori School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 104 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Dante Alighieri Montessori School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Dante Alighieri Montessori School's student population of 104 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
104 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

Dante Alighieri Montessori School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Dante Alighieri Montessori School is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#792 out of 1644 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
55%
23%
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Black
2%
10%
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White
30%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.60
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
35%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dante Alighieri Montessori School's ranking?
Dante Alighieri Montessori School is ranked #792 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are Dante Alighieri Montessori School often compared to?
Dante Alighieri Montessori Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Eliot Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 50-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend Dante Alighieri Montessori School?
104 students attend Dante Alighieri Montessori School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
55% of Dante Alighieri Montessori School students are Hispanic, 30% of students are White, 9% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Dante Alighieri Montessori School?
Dante Alighieri Montessori School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Dante Alighieri Montessori School offer ?
Dante Alighieri Montessori School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Dante Alighieri Montessori School part of?
Dante Alighieri Montessori School is part of Boston School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 104 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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