Heath

  • Heath serves 565 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (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 85% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Heath 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Heath's student population of 565 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students565 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Heath 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 Heath is 0.58, which is less 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#188 out of 1666 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
16%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
20%
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Black
4%
9%
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White
62%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Heath. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.580.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Heath 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 NameBrookline School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brookline William H Lincoln
    Grades: K-8 | 578 students
    0.9 miles
    19 Kennard Rd
    Brookline, MA 02445
    (617) 879-4600
    0.9 K-8 578
  • Brighton Baldwin Early Learning Center
    Grades: PK-1 | 173 students
    1.0 miles
    121 Corey Road
    Brighton, MA 02135
    (617) 635-8409
    1.0 PK-1 173
  • Brookline Brookline Early Education Program At Beacon
    Grades: PK | 60 students
    1.0 miles
    115 Greenough Street, Room 109
    Brookline, MA 02445
    (617) 713-5471
    1.0 PK 60
  • Brookline Brookline High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,080 students
    1.0 miles
    115 Greenough Street
    Brookline, MA 02445
    (617) 713-5003
    1.0 9-12 2,080
  • Brookline Michael Driscoll
    Grades: PK-8 | 629 students
    1.1 miles
    64 Westbourne Ter
    Brookline, MA 02446
    (617) 879-4250
    1.1 PK-8 629

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