Plymouth River

  • Plymouth River serves 468 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (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 77% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Plymouth River placed in the top 20% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Plymouth River places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Plymouth River's student population of 468 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students468 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Plymouth River
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Plymouth River is ranked within the top 20% 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 Plymouth River is 0.21, 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#293 out of 1666 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Plymouth River 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Plymouth River and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Plymouth River and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
89%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Plymouth River and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Plymouth River and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Plymouth River. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.210.59
This chart display the diversity score of Plymouth River and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Plymouth River 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%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Plymouth River and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHingham 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
  • Hingham South Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 527 students
    1.1 miles
    831 Main Street
    Hingham, MA 02043
    (781) 741-1540
    1.1 K-5 527
  • East Weymouth Lawrence W Pingree
    Grades: K-4 | 193 students
    1.3 miles
    1250 Commercial Street
    East Weymouth, MA 02189
    (781) 337-2974
    1.3 K-4 193
  • East Weymouth Maria Weston Chapman Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 882 students
    1.7 miles
    1051 Commercial Street
    East Weymouth, MA 02189
    (781) 337-4500
    1.7 5-8 882
  • South Weymouth Weymouth High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,900 student
    1.7 miles
    1 Wildcat Way
    South Weymouth, MA 02190
    (781) 337-7500
    1.7 9-12 1,900
  • Hingham Hingham High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,256 student
    1.8 miles
    17 Union Street
    Hingham, MA 02043
    (781) 741-1560
    1.8 9-12 1,256

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