130 Louders Lane
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Joseph P Manning serves 152 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Joseph P Manning placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Joseph P Manning ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Joseph P Manning's student population of 152 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
152 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

Joseph P Manning is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Joseph P Manning is 0.73, which is more 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 Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#556 out of 1667 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
27%
20%
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Black
20%
9%
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White
40%
60%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.73
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 152 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.73 (Top 5%)

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