Mary D Altavesta

  • Mary D Altavesta serves 246 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to 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 51% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • Mary D Altavesta's student population of 246 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students246 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mary D Altavesta's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mary D Altavesta is 0.69, 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#668 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
20%
7%
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Hispanic
17%
19%
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Black
10%
9%
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White
49%
61%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.690.35
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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 Linscott-rumford
    Grades: K-5 | 224 students
    0.4 miles
    86 Elm Street
    Woburn, MA 01801
    (781)937-8239
    0.4 K-5 224
  • Burlington Marshall Simonds Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 821 students
    1.4 miles
    114 Winn Street
    Burlington, MA 01803
    (781)270-1781
    1.4 6-8 821
  • Burlington Memorial
    Grades: K-5 | 386 students
    1.5 miles
    125 Winn Street
    Burlington, MA 01803
    (781)270-1721
    1.5 K-5 386
  • Woburn Wyman
    Grades: K-5 | 181 students
    1.5 miles
    677 Main Street
    Woburn, MA 01801
    (781)937-8243
    1.5 K-5 181
  • Woburn John F Kennedy Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 507 students
    1.6 miles
    33 Middle Street
    Woburn, MA 01801
    (781)937-8230
    1.6 6-8 507

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