Keough Memorial Academy

  • Keough Memorial Academy serves 34 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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 21-39% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Keough Memorial Academy 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

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School Overview

  • Keough Memorial Academy's student population of 34 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students34 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Keough Memorial Academy 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 Keough Memorial Academy is 0.24, 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#1543 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
14%
20%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
86%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.240.59
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Graduation Rate≥50%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBellingham School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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