Willis E Thorpe

  • Willis E Thorpe serves 310 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is lower 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.
  • Willis E Thorpe placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Willis E Thorpe's student population of 310 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students310 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Willis E Thorpe is ranked within the bottom 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 Willis E Thorpe is 0.17, 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#918 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
20%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
91%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.170.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDanvers School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • Danvers Holten Richmond Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 824 students
    0.6 miles
    55 Conant Street
    Danvers, MA 01923
    (978) 774-8590
    0.6 6-8 824
  • Danvers Danvers High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 941 students
    0.8 miles
    60 Cabot Road
    Danvers, MA 01923
    (978) 777-8925
    0.8 9-12 941
  • Danvers Riverside
    Grades: PK-5 | 354 students
    0.9 miles
    95 Liberty Street
    Danvers, MA 01923
    (978) 774-5010
    0.9 PK-5 354
  • Danvers Great Oak
    Grades: K-5 | 379 students
    1.4 miles
    76 Pickering Street
    Danvers, MA 01923
    (978) 774-2533
    1.4 K-5 379
  • Beverly Mckeown School
    Grades: PK | 114 students
    1.6 miles
    70 Balch Street
    Beverly, MA 01915
    (978) 921-6100
    1.6 PK 114

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