Parker

  • Parker serves 502 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (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 36% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Parker 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Parker's student population of 502 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students502 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Parker
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Parker by grade.

School Comparison

  • Parker is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Parker is 0.44, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1147 out of 1667 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Parker 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)
36%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Parker 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 Ratio14:113:1
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Asian
11%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Parker and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
5%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Parker and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
74%
60%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Parker.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.440.58
This chart display the diversity score of Parker and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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 Parker 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 NameBillerica School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • Billerica Billerica Memorial High School
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    0.2 miles
    35 River Street
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    (978)528-8712
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  • Billerica Marshall Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 652 students
    0.8 miles
    15 Floyd Street
    Billerica, MA 01821
    (978)528-8670
    0.8 6-8 652
  • North Billerica Frederick J Dutile
    Grades: K-5 | 273 students
    1.1 miles
    10 Dutile School Road
    North Billerica, MA 01862
    (978)528-8530
    1.1 K-5 273
  • Billerica Locke Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 506 students
    1.4 miles
    110 Allen Road
    Billerica, MA 01821
    (978)528-8650
    1.4 6-8 506
  • Billerica Eugene C Vining
    Grades: K-5 | 195 students
    1.8 miles
    121 Lexington Road
    Billerica, MA 01821
    (978)528-8630
    1.8 K-5 195

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