Sarah Greenwood

189 Glenway Street
Dorchester, MA 02121
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 363 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Sarah Greenwood 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 2% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 363 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50% in MA
  • : 2% (Btm 50%)
  • : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Sarah Greenwood ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Sarah Greenwood's student population of 363 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
363 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Sarah Greenwood ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Sarah Greenwood is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
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State Level (MA)
#1639 out of 1644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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2%
37%
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11%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sarah Greenwood 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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7%
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Hispanic
86%
23%
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Black
12%
10%
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White
1%
56%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.25
This chart display the diversity score of Sarah Greenwood 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
96%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sarah Greenwood and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sarah Greenwood's ranking?
Sarah Greenwood is ranked #1639 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are Sarah Greenwood often compared to?
Sarah Greenwoodis often viewed alongside schools like Rafael Hernandez by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
2% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 11% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend Sarah Greenwood?
363 students attend Sarah Greenwood.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
86% of Sarah Greenwood students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Black, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Sarah Greenwood?
Sarah Greenwood has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Sarah Greenwood offer ?
Sarah Greenwood offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Sarah Greenwood part of?
Sarah Greenwood is part of Boston School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 363 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 2% (Btm 50%)
  • : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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