Witchcraft Heights

  • Witchcraft Heights serves 458 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (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 38% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Witchcraft Heights placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Witchcraft Heights's student population of 458 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students458 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Witchcraft Heights
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Witchcraft Heights 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 Witchcraft Heights is 0.60, which is more 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#1383 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
27%
20%
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Black
7%
9%
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White
57%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Witchcraft Heights. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.600.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Witchcraft Heights 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
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Witchcraft Heights 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 NameSalem School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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