Fiske

  • Fiske serves 502 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (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 78% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Fiske placed in the top 20% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Fiske places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Fiske's student population of 502 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students502 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fiske 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 Fiske is 0.60, which is more 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#233 out of 1666 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
29%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
56%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score0.600.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLexington School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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