Grafton Street

311 Grafton Street
Worcester, MA 01604
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
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Bottom 50%
Grafton Street serves 410 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Grafton Street 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 410 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Grafton Street ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Grafton Street's student population of 410 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
410 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Grafton Street is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Grafton Street is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1559 out of 1644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
50%
23%
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Black
22%
10%
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White
22%
56%
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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
0.66
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Grafton Street's ranking?
Grafton Street is ranked #1559 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
6-9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 15-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend Grafton Street?
410 students attend Grafton Street.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of Grafton Street students are Hispanic, 22% of students are Black, 22% of students are White, 3% of students are Asian, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Grafton Street?
Grafton Street has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Grafton Street offer ?
Grafton Street offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Grafton Street part of?
Grafton Street is part of Worcester School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 410 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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