72 Ann Vinal Rd
Scituate, MA 02066
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Hatherly Elementary School serves 255 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Hatherly Elementary 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 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 43% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 255 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Hatherly Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Hatherly Elementary School's student population of 255 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
255 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Hatherly Elementary 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 Hatherly Elementary School is 0.10, 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
#177 out of 1667 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
55-59%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
65-69%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
2%
22%
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Black
2%
10%
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White
95%
57%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.10
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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 Hatherly Elementary School's ranking?

Hatherly Elementary 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 10%).

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

55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).

How many students attend Hatherly Elementary School?

255 students attend Hatherly Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

95% of Hatherly Elementary School students are White, 2% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Hatherly Elementary School?

Hatherly Elementary School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.

What grades does Hatherly Elementary School offer ?

Hatherly Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Hatherly Elementary School part of?

Hatherly Elementary School is part of Scituate School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 255 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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