Horace Mann Laboratory

  • Horace Mann Laboratory serves 272 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Horace Mann Laboratory 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 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Horace Mann Laboratory's student population of 272 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students272 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Horace Mann Laboratory 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 Horace Mann Laboratory is 0.63, which is more 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#1402 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
40%
20%
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Black
6%
9%
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White
46%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.630.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSalem 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
  • Salem Saltonstall School
    Grades: K-8 | 372 students
    0.7 miles
    211 Lafayette Street
    Salem, MA 01970
    (978) 740-1297
    0.7 K-8 372
  • Salem Nathaniel Bowditch
    Grades: K-8 | 378 students
    0.9 miles
    79 Willson Street
    Salem, MA 01970
    (978) 740-1290
    0.9 K-8 378
  • Salem Collins Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 536 students
    1.0 miles
    29 Highland Avenue
    Salem, MA 01970
    (978) 740-1191
    1.0 6-8 536
  • Marblehead Glover
    Grades: PK-3 | 370 students
    1.0 miles
    9 Maple Street
    Marblehead, MA 01945
    (781) 639-3190
    1.0 PK-3 370
  • Salem Salem Academy Charter School Charter School
    Grades: 6-12 | 475 students
    1.0 miles
    45 Congress St., Shetland Park
    Salem, MA 01970
    (978) 744-2105
    1.0 6-12 475

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