Hancock

  • Hancock serves 667 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 24% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 34% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • Hancock's student population of 667 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students667 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#1476 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hancock and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:113:1
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Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
19%
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Black
47%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hancock and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
37%
61%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hancock.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.640.58
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hancock and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrockton School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brockton West Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 629 students
    1.2 miles
    271 West St
    Brockton, MA 02301
    (508)580-7381
    1.2 6-8 629
  • Brockton Edison Academy
    Grades: 9-12 | 153 students
    1.5 miles
    470 Forest Avenue
    Brockton, MA 02301
    (508)580-7638
    1.5 9-12 153
  • Brockton Manthala George Junior School
    Grades: K-5 | 891 students
    1.6 miles
    180 Colonel Bell Drive
    Brockton, MA 02301
    (508)580-7913
    1.6 K-5 891
  • Brockton Brockton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 4264 students
    1.7 miles
    470 Forest Avenue
    Brockton, MA 02301
    (508)580-7633
    1.7 9-12 4264
  • North Easton Moreau Hall
    Grades: PK-2 | 233 students
    1.9 miles
    360 Washington Street
    North Easton, MA 02356
    (508)230-3235
    1.9 PK-2 233

School Reviews

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Considering there are 30 children in my child`s classroom, Hancock is a great school. The Principal, Mr. Shaw, is hands on and very approachable. We are moving out of town and hope the new school is as exceptional as Hancock.
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