Mary Lee Burbank

  • Mary Lee Burbank serves 374 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Mary Lee Burbank placed in the top 10% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Mary Lee Burbank's student population of 374 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students374 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mary Lee Burbank is ranked within the top 10% 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 Lee Burbank is 0.56, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#152 out of 1666 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
20%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
20%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
63%
60%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score0.560.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBelmont School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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