Lt Peter M Hansen

  • Lt Peter M Hansen serves 475 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 72% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lt Peter M Hansen placed in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Lt Peter M Hansen's student population of 475 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students475 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lt Peter M Hansen is ranked within the top 30% 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 Lt Peter M Hansen is 0.57, 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#452 out of 1666 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
20%
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Black
13%
9%
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White
63%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.570.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCanton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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