J Warren Killam

333 Charles Street
Reading, MA 01867
(School attendance zone shown in map)
8/
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Top 30%
Serving 407 students in grades Kindergarten-5, J Warren Killam ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 407 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • : Top 30% in MA
  • : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

School Overview

J Warren Killam's student population of 407 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
407 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

J Warren Killam ranks within the top 30% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of J Warren Killam is 0.27, 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.
This School
State Level (MA)
#413 out of 1644 schools
(Top 30%)
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50-54%
37%
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60-64%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
23%
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Black
3%
10%
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White
85%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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0.27
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is J Warren Killam's ranking?
J Warren Killam is ranked #413 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are J Warren Killam often compared to?
J Warren Killamis often viewed alongside schools like Birch Meadow, Colonial Park, Bowman by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend J Warren Killam?
407 students attend J Warren Killam.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
85% of J Warren Killam students are White, 7% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of J Warren Killam?
J Warren Killam has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does J Warren Killam offer ?
J Warren Killam offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is J Warren Killam part of?
J Warren Killam is part of Reading School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 407 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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