Donald Ross

  • Donald Ross serves 285 students in grades Kindergarten-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 65-69% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Donald Ross 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Donald Ross's student population of 285 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students285 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Donald Ross 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 Donald Ross is 0.56, 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#605 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)65-69%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:1n/a
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
19%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
20%
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Black
7%
9%
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White
63%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.560.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBraintree School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • Braintree East Middle School
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    0.9 miles
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  • Quincy Point Webster Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 356 students
    1.2 miles
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  • Braintree Archie T Morrison
    Grades: K-5 | 418 students
    1.5 miles
    260 Liberty Street
    Braintree, MA 02184
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    Grades: K-5 | 432 students
    1.5 miles
    482 Washington Street
    Braintree, MA 02184
    (781) 380-0120
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