Oliver Hazard Perry

  • Oliver Hazard Perry serves 222 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (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 30-34% (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 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • Oliver Hazard Perry's student population of 222 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students222 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oliver Hazard Perry's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Oliver Hazard Perry is 0.59, 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#1365 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
18%
19%
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Black
17%
9%
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White
59%
61%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.590.35
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oliver Hazard Perry 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 NameBoston School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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