25 Pecunit Street
Canton, MA 02021
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Lt Peter M Hansen serves 475 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Lt Peter M Hansen placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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 stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
475 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Lt Peter M Hansen is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#539 out of 1667 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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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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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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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 District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 475 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.57 (Top 30%)

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