Heard Street

  • Heard Street serves 269 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (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 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • Heard Street's student population of 269 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students269 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Heard Street's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Heard Street is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. 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#1120 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1
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Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
21%
19%
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Black
9%
9%
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White
54%
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 Heard Street.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.650.58
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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 NameWorcester School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • Worcester Gates Lane
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    (508)799-3488
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  • Worcester South High Community
    Grades: 9-12 | 1421 students
    1.2 miles
    170 Apricot Street
    Worcester, MA 01603
    (508)799-3325
    1.2 9-12 1421
  • Worcester Sullivan Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 863 students
    1.2 miles
    140 Apricot Street
    Worcester, MA 01603
    (508)799-3350
    1.2 6-8 863
  • Worcester University Pk Campus School
    Grades: 7-12 | 254 students
    1.4 miles
    12 Freeland Street
    Worcester, MA 01610
    (508)799-3591
    1.4 7-12 254
  • Worcester Columbus Park
    Grades: PK-6 | 476 students
    1.5 miles
    75 Lovell Street
    Worcester, MA 01603
    (508)799-3490
    1.5 PK-6 476

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