William P. Gorman/fort Banks Elementary School

  • William P. Gorman/fort Banks Elementary School serves 471 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 71%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • William P. Gorman/fort Banks Elementary School's student population of 471 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 37% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students471 students
This chart display total students of William P. Gorman/fort Banks Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of William P. Gorman/fort Banks Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)80-84%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of William P. Gorman/fort Banks Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)70-74%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of William P. Gorman/fort Banks Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in William P. Gorman/fort Banks Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
15%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in William P. Gorman/fort Banks Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
9%
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White
82%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in William P. Gorman/fort Banks Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in William P. Gorman/fort Banks Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.310.59
This chart display the diversity score of William P. Gorman/fort Banks Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in William P. Gorman/fort Banks Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in William P. Gorman/fort Banks Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWinthrop School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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