Francis J Kane

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
520 Farm Road
Marlborough, MA 01752
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Francis J Kane serves 618 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (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 43% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Francis J Kane 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 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Francis J Kane's student population of 618 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students618 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

Francis J Kane 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 Francis J Kane is 0.61, 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
#1237 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
43%
20%
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Black
5%
9%
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White
46%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.610.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarlborough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Francis J Kane is Marlborough High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is 1 Lt Charles W. Whitcomb School (1.7 miles away)
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