Tucker

  • Tucker serves 441 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Tucker placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Tucker's student population of 441 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students441 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tucker 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 Tucker 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#560 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
20%
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Black
42%
9%
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White
38%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score0.670.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMilton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Milton Charles S Pierce Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 914 students
    0.6 miles
    451 Central Avenue
    Milton, MA 02186
    (617) 696-4568
    0.6 6-8 914
  • Mattapan James J Chittick
    Grades: PK-5 | 306 students
    0.7 miles
    154 Ruskindale Road
    Mattapan, MA 02126
    (617) 635-8652
    0.7 PK-5 306
  • Mattapan Dr. Catherine Ellison-rosa Parks Early Ed School
    Grades: PK-3 | 189 students
    0.8 miles
    108 Babson Street
    Mattapan, MA 02126
    (617) 635-7680
    0.8 PK-3 189
  • Milton Milton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,028 student
    0.8 miles
    25 Gile Road
    Milton, MA 02186
    (617) 696-4470
    0.8 9-12 1,028
  • Milton Glover
    Grades: K-5 | 586 students
    1.0 miles
    255 Canton Avenue
    Milton, MA 02186
    (617) 696-4288
    1.0 K-5 586

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