Jacob Hiatt Magnet

  • Jacob Hiatt Magnet serves 442 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40% (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 44% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • Jacob Hiatt Magnet's student population of 442 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students442 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jacob Hiatt Magnet's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jacob Hiatt Magnet is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. 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#1465 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
53%
19%
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Black
26%
9%
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White
13%
61%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.640.35
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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 NameWorcester School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Worcester Head Start
    Grades: PK | 560 students
    0.0 miles
    770 Main Street
    Worcester, MA 01610
    (508)799-3662
    0.0 PK 560
  • Worcester Chandler Elementary Community
    Grades: K-6 | 514 students
    0.3 miles
    114 Chandler Street
    Worcester, MA 01609
    (508)799-3572
    0.3 K-6 514
  • Worcester Claremont Academy
    Grades: 7-12 | 532 students
    0.4 miles
    15 Claremont Street
    Worcester, MA 01610
    (508)799-3077
    0.4 7-12 532
  • Worcester Woodland Academy
    Grades: PK-6 | 627 students
    0.5 miles
    93 Woodland Street
    Worcester, MA 01610
    (508)799-3557
    0.5 PK-6 627
  • Worcester Canterbury
    Grades: PK-6 | 376 students
    0.8 miles
    129 Canterbury Street
    Worcester, MA 01603
    (508)799-3484
    0.8 PK-6 376

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