Wawecus Road School

  • Wawecus Road School serves 147 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • Wawecus Road School's student population of 147 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students147 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wawecus Road School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wawecus Road School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#1614 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
39%
19%
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Black
12%
9%
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White
38%
61%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.690.35
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWorcester School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Worcester Burncoat Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 563 students
    0.4 miles
    135 Burncoat Street
    Worcester, MA 01606
    (508)799-3390
    0.4 7-8 563
  • Worcester Burncoat Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1023 students
    0.4 miles
    179 Burncoat Street
    Worcester, MA 01606
    (508)799-3300
    0.4 9-12 1023
  • Worcester Thorndyke Road
    Grades: K-6 | 376 students
    0.7 miles
    30 Thorndyke Rd
    Worcester, MA 01606
    (508)799-3550
    0.7 K-6 376
  • Worcester Lincoln Street
    Grades: PK-6 | 285 students
    1.0 miles
    549 Lincoln Street
    Worcester, MA 01605
    (508)799-3504
    1.0 PK-6 285
  • Worcester Worcester Technical High School Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1389 students
    1.0 miles
    1 Skyline Drive
    Worcester, MA 01605
    (508)799-1940
    1.0 9-12 1389

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