Potter Road

492 Potter Rd
Framingham, MA 01701
(School attendance zone shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 540 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Potter Road ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 540 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • : Bottom 50% in MA
  • : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Potter Road ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Potter Road's student population of 540 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
540 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Potter Road ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,631 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Potter Road is 0.63, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MA)
#1318 out of 1631 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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21%
41%
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28%
44%
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35-39%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Potter Road and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
39%
23%
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Black
7%
10%
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White
46%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Massachusetts.
0.63
This chart display the diversity score of Potter Road and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Potter Road and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Potter Road's ranking?
Potter Road is ranked #1318 out of 1,631 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are Potter Road often compared to?
Potter Roadis often viewed alongside schools like Hemenway, Mary E Stapleton Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
21% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% MA state average), while 28% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 44% MA state average).
How many students attend Potter Road?
540 students attend Potter Road.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
46% of Potter Road students are White, 39% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Black, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Potter Road?
Potter Road has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Potter Road offer ?
Potter Road offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Potter Road part of?
Potter Road is part of Framingham School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 540 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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