John Eliot

  • John Eliot serves 392 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 66% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65% (which is higher 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 29% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • John Eliot's student population of 392 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students392 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#428 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of John Eliot and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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Asian
13%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in John Eliot and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
5%
9%
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White
71%
61%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in John Eliot.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.470.35
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in John Eliot and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNeedham School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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