Laura Lee Therapeutic Day School

235 Powell Street
Lowell, MA 01851
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Laura Lee Therapeutic Day School serves 17 students in grades 3-8.
Laura Lee Therapeutic Day School 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-8
  • Enrollment: 17 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 3:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Laura Lee Therapeutic Day School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Laura Lee Therapeutic Day School's student population of 17 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
17 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
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School Rankings

Laura Lee Therapeutic Day School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Laura Lee Therapeutic Day School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1405 out of 1644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
3:1
12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
47%
23%
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Black
6%
10%
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White
29%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
18%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
6%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Laura Lee Therapeutic Day School's ranking?
Laura Lee Therapeutic Day School is ranked #1405 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while ≤20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend Laura Lee Therapeutic Day School?
17 students attend Laura Lee Therapeutic Day School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
47% of Laura Lee Therapeutic Day School students are Hispanic, 29% of students are White, 18% of students are Two or more races, and 6% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Laura Lee Therapeutic Day School?
Laura Lee Therapeutic Day School has a student ration of 3:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Laura Lee Therapeutic Day School offer ?
Laura Lee Therapeutic Day School offers enrollment in grades 3-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Laura Lee Therapeutic Day School part of?
Laura Lee Therapeutic Day School is part of Lowell School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-8
  • Enrollment: 17 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 3:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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