Julia F Callahan

  • Julia F Callahan serves 457 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (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 26% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Julia F Callahan 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 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% 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

  • Julia F Callahan's student population of 457 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Julia F Callahan 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 Julia F Callahan is 0.68, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#1511 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
7%
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Hispanic
50%
20%
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Black
17%
9%
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White
18%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.680.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLynn 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
  • Lynn Breed Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,333 student
    0.1 miles
    90 Ocallaghan Way
    Lynn, MA 01905
    (781) 477-7330
    0.1 6-8 1,333
  • Lynn Classical High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,663 student
    0.1 miles
    235 O Callaghan Way
    Lynn, MA 01905
    (781) 477-7404
    0.1 9-12 1,663
  • Lynn Lincoln-thomson
    Grades: K-5 | 240 students
    0.4 miles
    115 Gardiner Street
    Lynn, MA 01905
    (781) 477-7460
    0.4 K-5 240
  • Lynn William R Fallon
    Grades: K-6 | 50 students
    0.7 miles
    100 Robinson Street
    Lynn, MA 01905
    (781) 477-7401
    0.7 K-6 50
  • Lynn A Drewicz Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 492 students
    0.9 miles
    34 Hood Street
    Lynn, MA 01905
    (781) 477-7350
    0.9 K-5 492

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