Wawecus Road School

20 Wawecus Rd
Worcester, MA 01605
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Wawecus Road School serves 152 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (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 45-49% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Wawecus Road 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 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Wawecus Road School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Wawecus Road School's student population of 152 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students152 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Wawecus Road 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 Wawecus Road 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
#1201 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
43%
20%
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Black
10%
9%
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White
36%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.680.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWorcester School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wawecus Road School is Burncoat Senior High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Burncoat Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thorndyke Road (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Worcester Burncoat Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 623 students
    0.4 miles
    135 Burncoat Street
    Worcester, MA 01606
    (508) 799-3390
    0.4 7-8 623
  • Worcester Burncoat Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,034 student
    0.4 miles
    179 Burncoat Street
    Worcester, MA 01606
    (508) 799-3300
    0.4 9-12 1,034
  • Worcester Thorndyke Road
    Grades: K-6 | 381 students
    0.7 miles
    30 Thorndyke Rd
    Worcester, MA 01606
    (508) 799-3550
    0.7 K-6 381
  • Worcester Lincoln Street
    Grades: K-6 | 270 students
    1.0 miles
    549 Lincoln Street
    Worcester, MA 01605
    (508) 799-3504
    1.0 K-6 270
  • Worcester Worcester Technical High School Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,389 student
    1.0 miles
    1 Skyline Drive
    Worcester, MA 01605
    (508) 799-1940
    1.0 9-12 1,389

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