Veterans Memorial

  • Veterans Memorial serves 541 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (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 54% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Veterans Memorial 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 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Veterans Memorial's student population of 541 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 31% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students541 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Veterans Memorial
Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Veterans Memorial by grade.

School Comparison

  • Veterans Memorial 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 Veterans Memorial is 0.50, 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#945 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Veterans Memorial and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Veterans Memorial 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Veterans Memorial and the public school average student teacher ratio of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Veterans Memorial and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
20%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Veterans Memorial and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
5%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Veterans Memorial and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
68%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Veterans Memorial and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Veterans Memorial and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Veterans Memorial. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.500.59
This chart display the diversity score of Veterans Memorial and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Veterans Memorial and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Veterans Memorial 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 NameSaugus School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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    0.6 miles
    25 Dow Street
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    (781) 231-5052
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    Grades: PK-5 | 231 students
    0.8 miles
    25 Talbot Street
    Saugus, MA 01906
    (781) 231-5087
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  • Saugus Saugus High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 656 students
    1.0 miles
    1 Pearce Drive
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    (781) 231-5027
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  • Lynn Classical High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,663 student
    1.3 miles
    235 O Callaghan Way
    Lynn, MA 01905
    (781) 477-7404
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  • Lynn Breed Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,333 student
    1.4 miles
    90 Ocallaghan Way
    Lynn, MA 01905
    (781) 477-7330
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