Pauline Agassiz Shaw Elementary School
Pauline Agassiz Shaw Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:
- Category Attribute
- Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%)
- Pauline Agassiz Shaw Elementary School's student population of 256 students has grown by 141% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-3|
|Total Students||256 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||18 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Pauline Agassiz Shaw Elementary School 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.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (MA)|
|Overall Testing Rank||#1531 out of 1666 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)||20-24%|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)||25-29%|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||14:1||13:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Boston School District|
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(617) 635-1542 0.0 11-12 154
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(617) 635-1642 0.5 PK-8 550
- Mattapan Charles H Taylor Grades: PK-5 | 527 students
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