123 Reed Street
Randolph, MA 02368
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Margaret L Donovan serves 426 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Margaret L Donovan placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 43% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 426 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 52% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Margaret L Donovan's student population of 426 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
426 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Margaret L Donovan is ranked within the bottom 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 Margaret L Donovan is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#985 out of 1667 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
23%
7%
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Hispanic
14%
22%
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Black
48%
10%
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White
10%
57%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

45% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 51% MA state average), while 52% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% MA state average).

How many students attend Margaret L Donovan?

426 students attend Margaret L Donovan.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

48% of Margaret L Donovan students are Black, 23% of students are Asian, 14% of students are Hispanic, 10% of students are White, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Margaret L Donovan?

Margaret L Donovan has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.

What grades does Margaret L Donovan offer ?

Margaret L Donovan offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Margaret L Donovan part of?

Margaret L Donovan is part of Randolph School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 426 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 52% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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