William H Taylor

  • William H Taylor serves 262 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • William H Taylor placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

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School Overview

  • William H Taylor's student population of 262 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students262 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • William H Taylor is ranked within the top 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 H Taylor is 0.53, which is less 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#688 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:1n/a
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
19%
20%
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Black
9%
9%
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White
65%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.530.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Bedford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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    New Bedford, MA 02744
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    Grades: PK-5 | 345 students
    0.2 miles
    47 Emery Street
    New Bedford, MA 02744
    (508) 997-4511
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  • New Bedford John B Devalles
    Grades: K-5 | 389 students
    1.1 miles
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    New Bedford, MA 02744
    (508) 997-4511
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  • New Bedford Alfred J Gomes
    Grades: PK-5 | 553 students
    1.3 miles
    286 S Second Street
    New Bedford, MA 02740
    (508) 997-4511
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  • New Bedford James B Congdon
    Grades: K-5 | 336 students
    1.3 miles
    50 Hemlock Street
    New Bedford, MA 02740
    (508) 997-4511
    1.3 K-5 336

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