Greater Egleston Community High School

  • Greater Egleston Community High School serves 225 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 69%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Greater Egleston Community High 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 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Greater Egleston Community High School's student population of 225 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students225 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Greater Egleston Community High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,665 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Greater Egleston Community High School is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
64%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:113:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
62%
19%
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Black
31%
9%
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White
5%
61%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.520.35
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Graduation Rate50-59%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoston School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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