Sarah Greenwood

  • Sarah Greenwood serves 399 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 17% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Sarah Greenwood's student population of 399 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students399 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sarah Greenwood's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sarah Greenwood is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#1574 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
74%
19%
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Black
24%
9%
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White
1%
61%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.400.58
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoston School District
Source: 2016-2017 (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 is Joseph Lee (0.3 miles away)
  • The nearest 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 | 639 students
    0.3 miles
    155 Talbot Avenue
    Dorchester Center, MA 02124
    (617)635-8687
    0.3 PK-8 639
  • Dorchester Center Lee Academy
    Grades: PK-2 | 187 students
    0.3 miles
    25 Dunbar Avenue
    Dorchester Center, MA 02124
    (617)635-8618
    0.3 PK-2 187
  • Dorchester Center O W Holmes
    Grades: PK-5 | 368 students
    0.3 miles
    40 School Street
    Dorchester Center, MA 02124
    (617)635-8681
    0.3 PK-5 368
  • Dorchester Dorchester Academy
    Grades: 9-12 | 99 students
    0.6 miles
    11 Charles St
    Dorchester, MA 02125
    (617)635-9730
    0.6 9-12 99
  • Dorchester Center Techboston Academy
    Grades: 6-12 | 972 students
    0.6 miles
    9 Peacevale Road
    Dorchester Center, MA 02124
    (617)635-1615
    0.6 6-12 972

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