Horace Mann School For The Deaf

  • Horace Mann School For The Deaf serves 84 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (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 ≤10% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Horace Mann School For The Deaf 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 2:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

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School Overview

  • Horace Mann School For The Deaf's student population of 84 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students84 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Horace Mann School For The Deaf is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 2:1 has decreased from 3:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Horace Mann School For The Deaf is 0.65, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1648 out of 1667 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Horace Mann School For The Deaf and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Horace Mann School For The Deaf 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 Ratio2:113:1
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
48%
20%
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Black
34%
9%
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White
11%
60%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Horace Mann School For The Deaf. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.650.59
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Graduation Rate<50%
87%
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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 Horace Mann School For The Deaf and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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