Joseph Metcalf School

  • Joseph Metcalf School serves 262 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Joseph Metcalf School's student population of 262 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students262 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Joseph Metcalf School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Joseph Metcalf School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
60%
19%
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Black
6%
9%
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White
32%
61%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.540.36
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHolyoke School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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Everyone if helpful and nice. My daughter is happy and learning a lot. She loves yoga, and center time. She is building great friendships and is eger to learn. Before Metcalf she had no intrest in learning.
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