Mary E. Baker School

45 Quincy Street
Brockton, MA 02302
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 661 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Mary E. Baker School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 661 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • : Bottom 50% in MA
  • : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Mary E. Baker School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Mary E. Baker School's student population of 661 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
661 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
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School Rankings

Mary E. Baker School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Mary E. Baker School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MA)
#1402 out of 1644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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15%
37%
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26%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
20%
23%
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Black
49%
10%
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White
22%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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0.67
This chart display the diversity score of Mary E. Baker School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mary E. Baker School's ranking?
Mary E. Baker School is ranked #1402 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are Mary E. Baker School often compared to?
Mary E. Baker Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Downey, Edgar B Davis by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
15% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 26% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend Mary E. Baker School?
661 students attend Mary E. Baker School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
49% of Mary E. Baker School students are Black, 22% of students are White, 20% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Mary E. Baker School?
Mary E. Baker School has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Mary E. Baker School offer ?
Mary E. Baker School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Mary E. Baker School part of?
Mary E. Baker School is part of Brockton School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 661 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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