John W Mccormack

  • John W Mccormack serves 371 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • John W Mccormack placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

  • John W Mccormack's student population of 371 students has declined by 37% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 35% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students371 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John W Mccormack is ranked within the bottom 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 W Mccormack is 0.57, 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#1624 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
59%
20%
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Black
29%
9%
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White
5%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.570.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in John W Mccormack and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Wonderful school, teachers a wonderful, they help, they listen, and they respond to parents that are dedicated to their child 's education.
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Quality of academic programs is horrible! Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities is scarce. Facilities are old. Level of parent involvement is up to the parent and not encouraged by school admin. or teachers!
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