Hedge

  • Hedge serves 154 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hedge placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Hedge's student population of 154 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students154 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hedge is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Hedge is 0.42, 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#1080 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
20%
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Black
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hedge and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
75%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hedge. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.420.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlymouth 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
  • Plymouth Cold Spring
    Grades: K-5 | 255 students
    1.0 miles
    25 Alden Street
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    (508) 830-4335
    1.0 K-5 255
  • Kingston Kingston Elementary School
    Grades: K-2 | 451 students
    1.9 miles
    150 Main Street
    Kingston, MA 02364
    (781) 585-3821
    1.9 K-2 451
  • Kingston Kingston Intermediate
    Grades: 3-6 | 573 students
    1.9 miles
    65 Second Brook Street
    Kingston, MA 02364
    (781) 585-0472
    1.9 3-6 573
  • Plymouth Nathaniel Morton Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 547 students
    2.0 miles
    6 Lincoln Street
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    (508) 830-4320
    2.0 K-5 547
  • Plymouth Rising Tide Charter Public School Charter School
    Grades: 5-12 | 660 students
    2.2 miles
    59 Armstrong Road
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    (508) 747-2620
    2.2 5-12 660

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