1 Concord Rd
Watertown, MA 02472
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Hosmer serves 683 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Hosmer 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 56% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Hosmer's student population of 683 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
683 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
59 teachers
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School Rankings

Hosmer is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Hosmer is 0.56, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#818 out of 1667 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
9%
7%
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Hispanic
15%
20%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
64%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 683 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Top 50%)

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