Margaret A Neary

  • Margaret A Neary serves 258 students in grades 4-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (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 82% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Margaret A Neary placed in the top 20% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Margaret A Neary places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Margaret A Neary's student population of 258 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students258 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Margaret A Neary is ranked within the top 20% 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 Margaret A Neary is 0.47, 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#174 out of 1666 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
16%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
20%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
71%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.470.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthborough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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