Fowler School

  • Fowler School serves 522 students in grades 4-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Fowler School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Fowler School's student population of 522 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students522 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fowler School 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 diversity score of Fowler School is 0.35, 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#1200 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
12%
20%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
80%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.350.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMaynard School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Fowler School is Maynard High School (0.3 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Hale (3.0 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Green Meadow (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Maynard Green Meadow
    Grades: PK-3 | 486 students
    0.2 miles
    5 Tiger Drive
    Maynard, MA 01754
    (978) 897-8246
    0.2 PK-3 486
  • Maynard Maynard High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 390 students
    0.3 miles
    1 Tiger Drive
    Maynard, MA 01754
    (978) 897-8891
    0.3 9-12 390
  • Sudbury Josiah Haynes
    Grades: K-5 | 380 students
    2.0 miles
    169 Haynes Road
    Sudbury, MA 01776
    (978) 443-1093
    2.0 K-5 380
  • Stow Center School
    Grades: PK-5 | 567 students
    3.0 miles
    403 Great Rd
    Stow, MA 01775
    (978) 897-0290
    3.0 PK-5 567
  • Stow Hale
    Grades: 6-8 | 301 students
    3.0 miles
    55 Hartley Road
    Stow, MA 01775
    (978) 897-4788
    3.0 6-8 301

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