81 High Street
Norwell, MA 02061
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Grace Farrar Cole serves 476 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Grace Farrar Cole placed in the top 10% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 79% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Grace Farrar Cole ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Grace Farrar Cole's student population of 476 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
476 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Grace Farrar Cole is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Grace Farrar Cole is 0.13, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#150 out of 1667 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
1%
20%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
93%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 476 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13 (Btm 50%)

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