John D Philbrick

40 Philbrick Street
Roslindale, MA 02131
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 99 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, John D Philbrick ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 99 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • : Bottom 50% in MA
  • : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

School Overview

John D Philbrick's student population of 99 students has declined by 38% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
99 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

John D Philbrick ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of John D Philbrick is 0.68, which is more 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
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State Level (MA)
#1218 out of 1644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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11-19%
37%
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40-49%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
40%
23%
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Black
38%
10%
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White
14%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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0.68
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
3%
5%
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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 John D Philbrick's ranking?
John D Philbrick is ranked #1218 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?
11-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 40-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend John D Philbrick?
99 students attend John D Philbrick.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
40% of John D Philbrick students are Hispanic, 38% of students are Black, 14% of students are White, 5% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of John D Philbrick?
John D Philbrick has a student ration of 8:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does John D Philbrick offer ?
John D Philbrick offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is John D Philbrick part of?
John D Philbrick is part of Boston School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 99 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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