Gates Lane

1238 Main Street
Worcester, MA 01603
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Gates Lane serves 569 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (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 29% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Gates Lane 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 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Gates Lane's student population of 569 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students569 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Gates Lane 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 Gates Lane is 0.74, 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
#1480 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
38%
20%
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Black
17%
9%
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White
28%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.740.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWorcester School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gates Lane is South High Community (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sullivan Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Heard Street (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Worcester Heard Street
    Grades: K-6 | 296 students
    0.8 miles
    200 Heard Street
    Worcester, MA 01603
    (508) 799-3525
    0.8 K-6 296
  • Worcester Columbus Park
    Grades: PK-6 | 507 students
    0.9 miles
    75 Lovell Street
    Worcester, MA 01603
    (508) 799-3490
    0.9 PK-6 507
  • Worcester Sullivan Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 865 students
    0.9 miles
    140 Apricot Street
    Worcester, MA 01603
    (508) 799-3350
    0.9 6-8 865
  • Worcester Goddard School/science Technical
    Grades: PK-6 | 465 students
    1.0 miles
    14 Richards Street
    Worcester, MA 01603
    (508) 799-3594
    1.0 PK-6 465
  • Worcester South High Community
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,407 student
    1.0 miles
    170 Apricot Street
    Worcester, MA 01603
    (508) 799-3325
    1.0 9-12 1,407

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