Lawrence W Pingree

  • Lawrence W Pingree serves 193 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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 50-54% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lawrence W Pingree 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 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Lawrence W Pingree's student population of 193 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 44% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students193 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lawrence W Pingree 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 Lawrence W Pingree is 0.35, 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#1052 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
20%
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Black
6%
9%
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White
80%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.350.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWeymouth School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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    Grades: 5-8 | 882 students
    0.4 miles
    1051 Commercial Street
    East Weymouth, MA 02189
    (781) 337-4500
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    Grades: 9-12 | 1,900 student
    0.5 miles
    1 Wildcat Way
    South Weymouth, MA 02190
    (781) 337-7500
    0.5 9-12 1,900
  • East Weymouth Abigail Adams Middle School
    Grades: 5-6 | 906 students
    0.8 miles
    89 Middle Street
    East Weymouth, MA 02189
    (781) 335-1100
    0.8 5-6 906
  • East Weymouth Academy Avenue
    Grades: K-4 | 307 students
    0.9 miles
    94 Academy Avenue
    East Weymouth, MA 02189
    (781) 335-4717
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  • Hingham Plymouth River
    Grades: K-5 | 468 students
    1.3 miles
    200 High Street
    Hingham, MA 02043
    (781) 741-1530
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