Oliver Hazard Perry

  • Oliver Hazard Perry serves 220 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Oliver Hazard Perry placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

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School Overview

  • Oliver Hazard Perry's student population of 220 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students220 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oliver Hazard Perry is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Oliver Hazard Perry is 0.58, 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#1299 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
15%
20%
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Black
21%
9%
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White
60%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.580.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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