Harrington

  • Harrington serves 478 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 72% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Harrington placed in the top 20% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Harrington places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Harrington's student population of 478 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2019)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students478 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harrington is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Harrington is 0.62, which is more 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#319 out of 1666 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:1n/a
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
43%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
44%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.620.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLexington School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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    0.0 miles
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    Grades: PK-5 | 455 students
    1.2 miles
    75 Johnson Road
    Winchester, MA 01890
    (781) 721-7019
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  • Lexington Fiske
    Grades: K-5 | 502 students
    1.5 miles
    55 Adams Street
    Lexington, MA 02420
    (781) 541-5001
    1.5 K-5 502
  • Woburn Clyde Reeves
    Grades: PK-5 | 429 students
    1.6 miles
    240 Lexington Street
    Woburn, MA 01801
    (781) 937-8240
    1.6 PK-5 429
  • Arlington Peirce
    Grades: K-5 | 305 students
    1.7 miles
    85 Park Avenue Ext
    Arlington, MA 02474
    (781) 316-3736
    1.7 K-5 305

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