440 Higgins Crowell Rd
West Yarmouth, MA 02673
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Marguerite E Small Elementary School serves 272 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Marguerite E Small Elementary School 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 30-39% (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 30-39% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

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Marguerite E Small Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Marguerite E Small Elementary School's student population of 272 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students
272 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Marguerite E Small Elementary School 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 Marguerite E Small Elementary School is 0.58, 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
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State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1379 out of 1667 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
13:1
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American Indian
4%
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
16%
20%
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Black
9%
9%
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White
62%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Students: 272 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.58 (Top 20%)

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