Malcolm White

  • Malcolm White serves 322 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Malcolm White's student population of 322 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students322 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Malcolm White's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Malcolm White is 0.46, which is more 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#844 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
12%
19%
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Black
7%
9%
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White
72%
61%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Malcolm White.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.460.35
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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 NameWoburn 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
  • Woburn Woburn High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1333 students
    0.3 miles
    88 Montvale Avenue
    Woburn, MA 01801
    (781)937-8210
    0.3 9-12 1333
  • Woburn John F Kennedy Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 507 students
    0.6 miles
    33 Middle Street
    Woburn, MA 01801
    (781)937-8230
    0.6 6-8 507
  • Woburn Shamrock
    Grades: PK-5 | 331 students
    0.6 miles
    60 Green Street
    Woburn, MA 01801
    (781)937-8241
    0.6 PK-5 331
  • Woburn Wyman
    Grades: K-5 | 181 students
    0.8 miles
    677 Main Street
    Woburn, MA 01801
    (781)937-8243
    0.8 K-5 181
  • Woburn Goodyear Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 321 students
    1.1 miles
    41 Central Street
    Woburn, MA 01801
    (781)937-8237
    1.1 K-5 321

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