Sippican

16 Spring Street
Marion, MA 02738
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Sippican serves 406 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 406 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Sippican's student population of 406 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
406 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Sippican is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Sippican is 0.27, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#581 out of 1644 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
23%
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Black
3%
10%
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White
85%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sippican's ranking?
Sippican is ranked #581 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are Sippican often compared to?
Sippicanis often viewed alongside schools like Old Hammondtown, Center by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 57% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend Sippican?
406 students attend Sippican.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
85% of Sippican students are White, 7% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Black, 3% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Sippican?
Sippican has a student ration of 12:1, which is equal to the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Sippican offer ?
Sippican offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Sippican part of?
Sippican is part of Marion School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 406 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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