Michael Driscoll

  • Michael Driscoll serves 629 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (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 74% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Michael Driscoll placed in the top 20% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Michael Driscoll places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Michael Driscoll's student population of 629 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students629 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Michael Driscoll 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 Michael Driscoll is 0.63, 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#296 out of 1666 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
16%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
20%
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Black
5%
9%
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White
57%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
14%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Michael Driscoll. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.630.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Michael Driscoll 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 Michael Driscoll 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 NameBrookline School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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I remember enjoying my experience at Driscoll School when I was young! I remember being in the Chorus and participating in many plays over the years! I know I had a very happy School year with many friends!
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