Malcolm L Bell

  • Malcolm L Bell serves 267 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Malcolm L Bell's student population of 267 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students267 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Malcolm L Bell's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Malcolm L Bell is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#136 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
19%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
81%
61%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.330.35
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarblehead School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Marblehead Marblehead High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1051 students
    0.2 miles
    2 Humphrey Street
    Marblehead, MA 01945
    (781)639-3100
    0.2 9-12 1051
  • Marblehead Marblehead Veterans Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 503 students
    0.5 miles
    217 Pleasant Street
    Marblehead, MA 01945
    (781)639-3120
    0.5 7-8 503
  • Marblehead Village School
    Grades: 4-6 | 668 students
    0.5 miles
    93 Village Street
    Marblehead, MA 01945
    (781)639-3159
    0.5 4-6 668
  • Marblehead Glover
    Grades: PK-3 | 341 students
    0.7 miles
    9 Maple Street
    Marblehead, MA 01945
    (781)639-3190
    0.7 PK-3 341
  • Marblehead L H Coffin
    Grades: 2-3 | 167 students
    1.0 miles
    1 Turner Rd
    Marblehead, MA 01945
    (781)639-3180
    1.0 2-3 167

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