Sarah Greenwood

  • Sarah Greenwood serves 402 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 7% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sarah Greenwood placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Sarah Greenwood's student population of 402 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students402 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sarah Greenwood is ranked within the bottom 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 Sarah Greenwood is 0.41, 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#1652 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
73%
20%
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Black
24%
9%
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White
1%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.410.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Sarah Greenwood is Dorchester Academy (0.6 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Joseph Lee (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dorchester Center Joseph Lee
    Grades: PK-8 | 661 students
    0.3 miles
    155 Talbot Avenue
    Dorchester Center, MA 02124
    (617) 635-8687
    0.3 PK-8 661
  • Dorchester Center Lee Academy
    Grades: PK-3 | 223 students
    0.3 miles
    25 Dunbar Avenue
    Dorchester Center, MA 02124
    (617) 635-8618
    0.3 PK-3 223
  • Dorchester Center O W Holmes
    Grades: PK-5 | 347 students
    0.3 miles
    40 School Street
    Dorchester Center, MA 02124
    (617) 635-8681
    0.3 PK-5 347
  • Dorchester Dorchester Academy
    Grades: 9-12 | 42 students
    0.6 miles
    11 Charles St
    Dorchester, MA 02125
    (617) 635-9730
    0.6 9-12 42
  • Dorchester Center Techboston Academy
    Grades: 6-12 | 917 students
    0.6 miles
    9 Peacevale Road
    Dorchester Center, MA 02124
    (617) 635-1615
    0.6 6-12 917

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