Mill Pond School

  • Mill Pond School serves 889 students in grades 4-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 72% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 74% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Mill Pond School's student population of 889 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-6
Total Students889 students
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Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mill Pond School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mill Pond School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. 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#382 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mill Pond School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mill Pond School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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Asian
34%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
19%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
57%
61%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mill Pond School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.560.58
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mill Pond School 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 Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mill Pond School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWestborough School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • Westborough Annie E Fales
    Grades: K-3 | 341 students
    1.5 miles
    50 Eli Whitney Street
    Westborough, MA 01581
    (508)836-7770
    1.5 K-3 341
  • Westborough Sarah W Gibbons Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 636 students
    1.5 miles
    20 Fisher Street
    Westborough, MA 01581
    (508)836-7740
    1.5 7-8 636
  • Westborough J Harding Armstrong
    Grades: K-3 | 400 students
    1.7 miles
    18 Fisher Street
    Westborough, MA 01581
    (508)836-7760
    1.7 K-3 400
  • Westborough Westborough High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1053 students
    1.7 miles
    90 West Main Street
    Westborough, MA 01581
    (508)836-7720
    1.7 9-12 1053
  • Westborough Elsie A Hastings Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 486 students
    2.9 miles
    111 East Main Street
    Westborough, MA 01581
    (508)836-7750
    2.9 PK-3 486

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