Douglas Waybright

  • Douglas Waybright serves 231 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to 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.
  • Douglas Waybright placed in the bottom 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 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

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School Overview

  • Douglas Waybright's student population of 231 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students231 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Douglas Waybright is ranked within the bottom 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 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Douglas Waybright is 0.38, 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#901 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
20%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
78%
60%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.380.59
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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 NameSaugus 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
  • Saugus Belmonte Saugus Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 650 students
    0.3 miles
    25 Dow Street
    Saugus, MA 01906
    (781)231-5052
    0.3 6-8 650
  • Saugus Saugus High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 656 students
    0.4 miles
    1 Pearce Drive
    Saugus, MA 01906
    (781)231-5027
    0.4 9-12 656
  • Saugus Veterans Memorial
    Grades: PK-5 | 541 students
    0.8 miles
    39 Hurd Avenue
    Saugus, MA 01906
    (781)231-8166
    0.8 PK-5 541
  • Saugus Oaklandvale
    Grades: K-5 | 240 students
    0.9 miles
    266 Main Street
    Saugus, MA 01906
    (781)231-5082
    0.9 K-5 240
  • Saugus Lynnhurst
    Grades: K-5 | 270 students
    1.2 miles
    443 Walnut St/elm Street
    Saugus, MA 01906
    (781)231-5079
    1.2 K-5 270

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