William A Welch Senior

  • William A Welch Senior serves 372 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (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 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • William A Welch Senior's student population of 372 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students372 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • William A Welch Senior's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of William A Welch Senior is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. 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#1475 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
32%
19%
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Black
6%
9%
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White
59%
61%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.550.58
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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 NamePeabody School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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