Florence Sawyer School

  • Florence Sawyer School serves 767 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (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.
  • Florence Sawyer School 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 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Florence Sawyer School's student population of 767 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students767 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Florence Sawyer School 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 Florence Sawyer School is 0.21, 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#279 out of 1666 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
20%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
89%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.210.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNashoba School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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