Roosevelt

  • Roosevelt serves 436 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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.
  • Roosevelt 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 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Roosevelt's student population of 436 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students436 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Roosevelt 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 Roosevelt is 0.40, 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#524 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
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
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
20%
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Black
7%
9%
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White
77%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.400.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMelrose 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
  • Melrose Melrose High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,002 student
    0.3 miles
    360 Lynn Fells Parkway
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781) 979-2200
    0.3 9-12 1,002
  • Melrose Melrose Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 777 students
    0.3 miles
    350 Lynn Fells Parkway
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781) 979-2100
    0.3 6-8 777
  • Melrose Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK | 318 students
    0.5 miles
    16 Franklin Street
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781) 979-2260
    0.5 PK 318
  • Stoneham Colonial Park
    Grades: PK-4 | 278 students
    0.7 miles
    30 Avalon Road
    Stoneham, MA 02180
    (781) 279-3890
    0.7 PK-4 278
  • Melrose Horace Mann
    Grades: K-5 | 281 students
    0.8 miles
    40 Damon Avenue
    Melrose, MA 02176
    (781) 979-2190
    0.8 K-5 281

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