Rose L Macdonald

  • Rose L Macdonald serves 247 students in grades 1-3.
  • 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 60-64% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Rose L Macdonald 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 16:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Rose L Macdonald places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Rose L Macdonald's student population of 247 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-3
Total Students247 students
This chart display total students of Rose L Macdonald by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Rose L Macdonald
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Rose L Macdonald by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Rose L Macdonald by grade.

School Comparison

  • Rose L Macdonald 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 Rose L Macdonald is 0.22, 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#619 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Rose L Macdonald, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rose L Macdonald and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rose L Macdonald 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 Ratio16:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Rose L Macdonald and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Rose L Macdonald and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
5%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Rose L Macdonald and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
88%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Rose L Macdonald 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
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Rose L Macdonald 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 Rose L Macdonald. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.220.59
This chart display the diversity score of Rose L Macdonald and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Rose L Macdonald 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
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rose L Macdonald and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Bridgewater School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Bridgewater West Bridgewater Junior/senior
    Grades: 7-12 | 626 students
    0.5 miles
    155 West Center
    West Bridgewater, MA 02379
    (508) 894-1220
    0.5 7-12 626
  • West Bridgewater Spring Street School
    Grades: PK-K | 141 students
    0.8 miles
    2 Spring Street
    West Bridgewater, MA 02379
    (508) 894-1230
    0.8 PK-K 141
  • West Bridgewater Howard School
    Grades: 4-6 | 288 students
    0.9 miles
    70 Howard Street
    West Bridgewater, MA 02379
    (508) 894-1250
    0.9 4-6 288
  • Brockton New Heights Charter School Of Brockton Charter School
    Grades: 6-9 | 422 students
    2.2 miles
    1690 Main Street
    Brockton, MA 02301
    (508) 857-4633
    2.2 6-9 422
  • Brockton John F Kennedy
    Grades: K-5 | 587 students
    2.5 miles
    900 Ash Street
    Brockton, MA 02301
    (508) 580-7278
    2.5 K-5 587

School Reviews

Review Rose L Macdonald. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Amidst the controversy surrounding President Obama's school address, learn about whether or not parents have any rights in choosing who their children's public schools invite as speakers.
Learn about the history of public schools incorporating self-contained classrooms, and whether they are right for your child.
President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative aims to improve academic opportunities for students of color, especially African-American boys.