Ernest F Upham

  • Ernest F Upham serves 236 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ernest F Upham placed in the top 20% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Ernest F Upham's student population of 236 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students236 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ernest F Upham is ranked within the top 20% 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 Ernest F Upham is 0.33, 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#306 out of 1666 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
10%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
20%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
81%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.330.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWellesley School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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    Grades: K-5 | 372 students
    0.4 miles
    116 Elmwood Rd
    Wellesley Hills, MA 02481
    (781) 446-6260
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    Grades: K-5 | 383 students
    0.4 miles
    401 School Street
    Wellesley, MA 02482
    (781) 263-1965
    0.4 K-5 383
  • Wellesley John D Hardy
    Grades: K-5 | 295 students
    0.7 miles
    293 Weston Rd
    Wellesley, MA 02482
    (781) 446-6270
    0.7 K-5 295
  • Wellesley Hills Wellesley Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,128 student
    0.7 miles
    50 Kingsbury Street
    Wellesley Hills, MA 02481
    (781) 446-6235
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  • Wellesley Hunnewell
    Grades: K-5 | 248 students
    1.1 miles
    28 Cameron Street
    Wellesley, MA 02482
    (781) 446-6275
    1.1 K-5 248

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