Hugh Roe O'donnell serves 261 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Hugh Roe O'donnell 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).
- Grades: Prekindergarten-6
- Enrollment: 261 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
- Minority Enrollment: 92%
- Overall Testing Rank: Bottom 50% in MA
- Math Proficiency: 10-14% (Btm 50%)
- Reading Proficiency: 15-19% (Btm 50%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education
Hugh Roe O'donnell ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:
Percent Eligible For Free Lunch
Hugh Roe O'donnell's student population of 261 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 53% over five school years.
(offers virtual instruction)
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Hugh Roe O'donnell is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Hugh Roe O'donnell is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1496 out of 1644 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Hugh Roe O'donnell's ranking?
Hugh Roe O'donnell is ranked #1496 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 15-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend Hugh Roe O'donnell?
261 students attend Hugh Roe O'donnell.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
88% of Hugh Roe O'donnell students are Hispanic, 8% of students are White, 2% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Hugh Roe O'donnell?
Hugh Roe O'donnell has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Hugh Roe O'donnell offer ?
Hugh Roe O'donnell offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Hugh Roe O'donnell part of?
Hugh Roe O'donnell is part of Boston School District.
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