Squantum

  • Squantum serves 338 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Squantum's student population of 338 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students338 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#949 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Squantum 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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Asian
27%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Squantum and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
4%
9%
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White
63%
61%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Squantum.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.530.58
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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 NameQuincy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Quincy Atlantic Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 470 students
    1.5 miles
    86 Hollis Avenue
    Quincy, MA 02171
    (617)984-8727
    1.5 6-8 470
  • Quincy Francis W Parker
    Grades: K-5 | 323 students
    1.5 miles
    148 Billings Rd
    Quincy, MA 02171
    (617)984-8710
    1.5 K-5 323
  • Quincy North Quincy High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1168 students
    1.6 miles
    316 Hancock Street
    Quincy, MA 02171
    (617)984-8744
    1.6 9-12 1168
  • Dorchester Richard J Murphy
    Grades: PK-8 | 946 students
    1.9 miles
    1 Worrell Street
    Dorchester, MA 02122
    (617)635-8781
    1.9 PK-8 946
  • Quincy Beechwood Knoll Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 350 students
    2.0 miles
    225 Fenno Street
    Quincy, MA 02170
    (617)984-8781
    2.0 K-5 350

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