Vernon Hill School

  • Vernon Hill School serves 536 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (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 28% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Vernon Hill School 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 17:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

  • Vernon Hill School's student population of 536 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students536 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Vernon Hill School 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 Vernon Hill School is 0.68, 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#1549 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
47%
20%
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Black
21%
9%
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White
23%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.680.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Vernon Hill School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWorcester School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • Worcester Quinsigamond
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    0.6 miles
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    Worcester, MA 01607
    (508) 799-3502
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  • Worcester Union Hill School
    Grades: K-6 | 454 students
    0.7 miles
    1 Chapin Street
    Worcester, MA 01604
    (508) 799-3600
    0.7 K-6 454
  • Worcester Rice Square
    Grades: K-6 | 427 students
    0.9 miles
    76 Massasoit Rd
    Worcester, MA 01604
    (508) 799-3556
    0.9 K-6 427
  • Worcester Worcester East Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 821 students
    0.9 miles
    420 Grafton Street
    Worcester, MA 01604
    (508) 799-3430
    0.9 6-8 821
  • Worcester Grafton Street
    Grades: K-6 | 387 students
    1.0 miles
    311 Grafton Street
    Worcester, MA 01604
    (508) 799-3478
    1.0 K-6 387

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