63 Pequot Rd
Wayland, MA 01778
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Happy Hollow School serves 361 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Happy Hollow School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 43% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 361 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Happy Hollow School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Happy Hollow School's student population of 361 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
361 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Happy Hollow School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Happy Hollow School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#241 out of 1667 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
60-64%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
70-74%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
10%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
22%
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Black
4%
10%
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White
75%
57%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.42
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Happy Hollow School's ranking?

Happy Hollow School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%), Highest math proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

60-64% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).

How many students attend Happy Hollow School?

361 students attend Happy Hollow School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

75% of Happy Hollow School students are White, 10% of students are Asian, 7% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Hispanic, and 4% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Happy Hollow School?

Happy Hollow School has a student ration of 12:1, which is equal to the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.

What grades does Happy Hollow School offer ?

Happy Hollow School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Happy Hollow School part of?

Happy Hollow School is part of Wayland School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 361 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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