Mary E. Baker School

45 Quincy Street
Brockton, MA 02302
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Mary E. Baker School serves 815 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Mary E. Baker 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Mary E. Baker School's student population of 815 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students815 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Mary E. Baker School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Mary E. Baker School is 0.62, which is more 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
#1586 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
15%
20%
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Black
54%
9%
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White
26%
60%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.620.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrockton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mary E. Baker School is Brockton Champion High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Ashfield Middle School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brockton Ashfield Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 504 students
    0.7 miles
    225 Coe Road
    Brockton, MA 02302
    (508) 580-7268
    0.7 6-8 504
  • Brockton East Middle School Math: 11% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 481 students
    0.8 miles
    464 Centre Street
    Brockton, MA 02302
    (508) 580-7351
    0.8 6-8 481
  • Brockton Downey Math: 14% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 629 students
    1.1 miles
    55 Electric Avenue
    Brockton, MA 02302
    (508) 580-7221
    1.1 K-5 629
  • Brockton Joseph F. Plouffe Academy Math: 37% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 686 students
    1.5 miles
    250 Crescent Street
    Brockton, MA 02302
    (508) 894-4301
    1.5 6-8 686
  • Brockton Louis F Angelo Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 916 students
    1.6 miles
    472 North Main Street
    Brockton, MA 02301
    (508) 894-4501
    1.6 K-5 916

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