Ralph Wheelock School

  • Ralph Wheelock School serves 378 students in grades 2-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ralph Wheelock School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Ralph Wheelock School's student population of 378 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-3
Total Students378 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ralph Wheelock School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Ralph Wheelock School is 0.26, 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#468 out of 1666 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ralph Wheelock School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
86%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ralph Wheelock School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.260.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ralph Wheelock School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ralph Wheelock School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMedfield School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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