Penn Brook

  • Penn Brook serves 691 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Penn Brook placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Penn Brook's student population of 691 students has grown by 68% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 34% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students691 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Penn Brook is ranked within the top 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 Penn Brook is 0.10, 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#709 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
20%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
95%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Penn Brook. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.100.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Penn Brook and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGeorgetown School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Georgetown Georgetown High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 401 students
    0.7 miles
    11 Winter Street
    Georgetown, MA 01833
    (978) 352-5790
    0.7 9-12 401
  • Georgetown Georgetown Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 230 students
    0.7 miles
    11 Winter Street
    Georgetown, MA 01833
    (978) 352-5790
    0.7 7-8 230
  • Georgetown Perley Elementary School
    Grades: PK | 121 students
    0.9 miles
    51 North Street
    Georgetown, MA 01833
    (978) 352-5780
    0.9 PK 121
  • Boxford Spofford Pond
    Grades: 3-6 | 388 students
    1.9 miles
    31 Spofford Road
    Boxford, MA 01921
    (978) 352-8616
    1.9 3-6 388
  • Groveland Elmer S Bagnall
    Grades: PK-6 | 505 students
    2.7 miles
    253 School Street
    Groveland, MA 01834
    (978) 372-8856
    2.7 PK-6 505

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