J Turner Hood

  • J Turner Hood serves 341 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • J Turner Hood's student population of 341 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students341 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • J Turner Hood's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of J Turner Hood is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#492 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
1%
19%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
89%
61%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.210.58
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Reading School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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