Thorndyke Road

30 Thorndyke Rd
Worcester, MA 01606
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Thorndyke Road serves 381 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Thorndyke Road placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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Thorndyke Road places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Thorndyke Road's student population of 381 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students381 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Thorndyke Road is ranked within the bottom 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 Thorndyke Road is 0.67, which is more 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
#1108 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
25%
20%
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Black
16%
9%
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White
49%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.670.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWorcester School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Thorndyke Road is Burncoat Senior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Burncoat Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Worcester Arts Magnet School (0.6 miles away)
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