William Ellery Channing

  • William Ellery Channing serves 216 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • William Ellery Channing 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

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School Overview

  • William Ellery Channing's student population of 216 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students216 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • William Ellery Channing 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 William Ellery Channing is 0.61, 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#1531 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
39%
20%
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Black
49%
9%
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White
6%
60%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.610.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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