John E. Mccarthy serves 315 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
John E. Mccarthy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).
- Grades: Prekindergarten-5
- Enrollment: 315 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
- Minority Enrollment: 31%
- Overall Testing Rank: Top 50% in MA
- Math Proficiency: 35-39% (Top 50%)
- Reading Proficiency: 50-54% (Top 50%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education
John E. Mccarthy's student population of 315 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
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Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
John E. Mccarthy is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of John E. Mccarthy is 0.49, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#763 out of 1644 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
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 E. Mccarthy's ranking?
John E. Mccarthy is ranked #763 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are John E. Mccarthy often compared to?
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend John E. Mccarthy?
315 students attend John E. Mccarthy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
69% of John E. Mccarthy students are White, 18% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Black, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of John E. Mccarthy?
John E. Mccarthy has a student ration of 12:1, which is equal to the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does John E. Mccarthy offer ?
John E. Mccarthy offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is John E. Mccarthy part of?
John E. Mccarthy is part of Peabody School District.
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