William Seach

  • William Seach serves 353 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (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 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • William Seach's student population of 353 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students353 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • William Seach's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of William Seach is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. 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#1290 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1
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Asian
11%
7%
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Hispanic
16%
19%
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Black
19%
9%
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White
50%
61%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.680.35
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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 NameWeymouth School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • South Weymouth Thomas V Nash
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    1.0 miles
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  • East Weymouth Academy Avenue
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    1.5 miles
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  • East Weymouth Abigail Adams Middle School
    Grades: 5-6 | 939 students
    1.6 miles
    89 Middle Street
    East Weymouth, MA 02189
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  • South Weymouth Ralph Talbot
    Grades: K-4 | 282 students
    1.6 miles
    277 Ralph Talbot Street
    South Weymouth, MA 02190
    (781)335-7250
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