William H Ohrenberger

175 W Boundary Road
West Roxbury, MA 02132
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 485 students in grades 3-8, William H Ohrenberger ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-8
  • Enrollment: 485 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • : Bottom 50% in MA
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

William H Ohrenberger ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

William H Ohrenberger's student population of 485 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
485 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
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School Rankings

William H Ohrenberger ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of William H Ohrenberger is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MA)
#1153 out of 1644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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27%
37%
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35%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
36%
23%
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Black
31%
10%
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White
25%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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0.72
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
5%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is William H Ohrenberger's ranking?
William H Ohrenberger is ranked #1153 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
27% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 35% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend William H Ohrenberger?
485 students attend William H Ohrenberger.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
36% of William H Ohrenberger students are Hispanic, 31% of students are Black, 25% of students are White, 4% of students are Asian, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of William H Ohrenberger?
William H Ohrenberger has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does William H Ohrenberger offer ?
William H Ohrenberger offers enrollment in grades 3-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is William H Ohrenberger part of?
William H Ohrenberger is part of Boston School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-8
  • Enrollment: 485 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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