Mary M Walsh

  • Mary M Walsh serves 308 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • Mary M Walsh's student population of 308 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students308 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mary M Walsh's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mary M Walsh is 0.49, 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#1440 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
69%
19%
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Black
15%
9%
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White
14%
61%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.490.35
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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 NameSpringfield School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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