Parmenter

  • Parmenter serves 365 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) 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 15% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Parmenter's student population of 365 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students365 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Parmenter
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#640 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Parmenter 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
7%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
19%
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Black
4%
9%
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White
85%
61%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Parmenter.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.270.58
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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 Parmenter 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 NameFranklin School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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