Davis Thayer

  • Davis Thayer serves 231 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Davis Thayer placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.

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School Overview

  • Davis Thayer's student population of 231 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students231 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Davis Thayer 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Davis Thayer is 0.18, 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 School Rank#524 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
19%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
91%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.180.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFranklin School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Franklin Benjamin Franklin Classical Charter Public School Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 443 students
    0.7 miles
    201 Main Street
    Franklin, MA 02038
    (508) 541-3434
    0.7 K-8 443
  • Franklin Parmenter
    Grades: K-5 | 323 students
    0.7 miles
    235 Wachusett Street
    Franklin, MA 02038
    (508) 541-5281
    0.7 K-5 323
  • Franklin Franklin High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,787 student
    1.1 miles
    218 Oak Street
    Franklin, MA 02038
    (508) 528-2600
    1.1 9-12 1,787
  • Franklin Horace Mann
    Grades: 6-8 | 464 students
    1.4 miles
    224 Oak Street
    Franklin, MA 02038
    (508) 541-6230
    1.4 6-8 464
  • Franklin Oak Street Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 390 students
    1.4 miles
    224 Oak Street
    Franklin, MA 02038
    (508) 541-7890
    1.4 K-5 390

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