William Ellery Channing

  • William Ellery Channing serves 244 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 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • William Ellery Channing's student population of 244 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students244 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • William Ellery Channing's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of William Ellery Channing is 0.61, which is more 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#1571 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
39%
19%
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Black
49%
9%
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White
8%
61%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.610.58
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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 NameBoston School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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