Truro Central

  • Truro Central serves 103 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (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 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Truro Central 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 6:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Truro Central's student population of 103 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students103 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Truro Central 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 Truro Central is 0.49, 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#1139 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
13%
20%
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Black
4%
9%
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White
69%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
14%
4%
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Diversity Score0.490.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTruro School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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