Hood

  • Hood serves 475 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (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 34% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • Hood's student population of 475 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students475 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#1459 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hood and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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Asian
7%
7%
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Hispanic
64%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hood and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
9%
9%
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White
18%
61%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hood.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.550.58
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hood 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 NameLynn School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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    0.2 miles
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    Lynn, MA 01902
    (781)477-7320
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  • Lynn Lynn English High School
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    0.4 miles
    50 Goodridge Street
    Lynn, MA 01902
    (781)477-7366
    0.4 9-12 1598
  • Lynn Thurgood Marshall Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1163 students
    0.4 miles
    100 Brookline Street
    Lynn, MA 01902
    (781)477-7360
    0.4 6-8 1163
  • Lynn Ingalls
    Grades: K-5 | 691 students
    0.5 miles
    1 Collins Street Terrace
    Lynn, MA 01902
    (781)477-7400
    0.5 K-5 691
  • Lynn Kipp Academy Lynn Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 1196 students
    0.6 miles
    90 High Rock Street
    Lynn, MA 01902
    (781)598-1609
    0.6 K-12 1196

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