Mason-rice

  • Mason-rice serves 512 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (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 82% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Mason-rice placed in the top 20% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Mason-rice places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Mason-rice's student population of 512 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students512 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Mason-rice
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mason-rice is ranked within the top 20% 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 Mason-rice is 0.43, 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#192 out of 1666 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
14%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Mason-rice and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
9%
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White
74%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mason-rice. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.430.59
This chart display the diversity score of Mason-rice and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mason-rice and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mason-rice and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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