James F Hennessey

  • James F Hennessey serves 384 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • James F Hennessey's student population of 384 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students384 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • James F Hennessey's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of James F Hennessey is 0.15, 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)
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
92%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in James F Hennessey and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
9%
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White
6%
61%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in James F Hennessey.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.150.58
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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 NameLawrence School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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