Heritage School

  • Heritage School serves 480 students in grades 2-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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 58% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Heritage School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Heritage School's student population of 480 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-4
Total Students480 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Heritage School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Heritage School is ranked within the top 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 Heritage School is 0.24, 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#802 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
20%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
87%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Heritage School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Heritage School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.240.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Heritage School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Heritage School 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 NameDudley-Charlton Regional School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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