Old Post Road

99 Old Post Road
East Walpole, MA 02032
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Old Post Road serves 471 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Old Post Road 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 74% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 471 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Old Post Road ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

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School Overview

Old Post Road's student population of 471 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
471 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Old Post Road is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Old Post Road is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#139 out of 1644 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
23%
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Black
3%
10%
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White
79%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.37
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Old Post Road's ranking?
Old Post Road is ranked #139 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are Old Post Road often compared to?
Old Post Roadis often viewed alongside schools like Fisher by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
68% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend Old Post Road?
471 students attend Old Post Road.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of Old Post Road students are White, 10% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, and 3% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Old Post Road?
Old Post Road has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Old Post Road offer ?
Old Post Road offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Old Post Road part of?
Old Post Road is part of Walpole School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 471 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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