Sippican

  • Sippican serves 454 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (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 68% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sippican 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 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Sippican's student population of 454 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students454 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Sippican
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sippican 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 Sippican 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#510 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sippican 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 Ratio13:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sippican and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
9%
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White
88%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Sippican 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 Sippican. 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 Sippican and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sippican 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 Sippican 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 NameMarion School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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