Herbert Clark Hoover

  • Herbert Clark Hoover serves 251 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Herbert Clark Hoover's student population of 251 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students251 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Herbert Clark Hoover's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Herbert Clark Hoover is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. 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#136 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
19%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
82%
61%
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Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score0.320.35
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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 NameMelrose School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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    0.7 miles
    74 Sylvan Street
    Malden, MA 02148
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  • Melrose Lincoln
    Grades: K-5 | 430 students
    0.7 miles
    80 West Wyoming Avenue
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781)979-2250
    0.7 K-5 430
  • Malden Mystic Valley Regional Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 1486 students
    1.1 miles
    770 Salem Street
    Malden, MA 02148
    (781)388-0222
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  • Melrose Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK | 290 students
    1.3 miles
    16 Franklin Street
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781)979-2260
    1.3 PK 290

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