John P Oldham

  • John P Oldham serves 227 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • John P Oldham placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

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School Overview

  • John P Oldham's student population of 227 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students227 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John P Oldham is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of John P Oldham is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#711 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:1n/a
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
20%
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Black
13%
9%
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White
73%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.440.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorwood School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Norwood Cornelius M Callahan
    Grades: 1-5 | 219 students
    0.9 miles
    116 Garfield Avenue
    Norwood, MA 02062
    (781) 762-0693
    0.9 1-5 219
  • Norwood George F. Willett
    Grades: PK-K | 389 students
    1.1 miles
    100 Westover Parkway
    Norwood, MA 02062
    (781) 762-6805
    1.1 PK-K 389
  • Norwood Norwood High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 958 students
    1.1 miles
    245 Nichols Street
    Norwood, MA 02062
    (781) 769-2333
    1.1 9-12 958
  • Westwood Westwood High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,002 student
    1.1 miles
    200 Nahatan Street
    Westwood, MA 02090
    (781) 326-7500
    1.1 9-12 1,002
  • Westwood Westwood Integrated Preschool
    Grades: PK | 46 students
    1.3 miles
    200 Nahatan Street
    Westwood, MA 02090
    (781) 326-7500
    1.3 PK 46

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