Worcester Arts Magnet School

315 St Nicholas Avenue
Worcester, MA 01606
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Worcester Arts Magnet School serves 404 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Worcester Arts Magnet School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (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 78% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 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 Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Worcester Arts Magnet School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Worcester Arts Magnet School's student population of 404 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students404 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Worcester Arts Magnet School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Worcester Arts Magnet School is 0.68, 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
#291 out of 1666 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
20%
20%
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Black
17%
9%
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White
50%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.680.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWorcester School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Worcester Arts Magnet School is Burncoat Senior High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Burncoat Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Street (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Worcester Lincoln Street Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 270 students
    0.6 miles
    549 Lincoln Street
    Worcester, MA 01605
    (508) 799-3504
    0.6 K-6 270
  • Worcester Thorndyke Road Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 381 students
    0.6 miles
    30 Thorndyke Rd
    Worcester, MA 01606
    (508) 799-3550
    0.6 K-6 381
  • Worcester Clark Street Community Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 260 students
    0.7 miles
    280 Clark Street
    Worcester, MA 01606
    (508) 799-3545
    0.7 PK-6 260
  • Worcester Burncoat Senior High School Math: 54% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,034 student
    0.8 miles
    179 Burncoat Street
    Worcester, MA 01606
    (508) 799-3300
    0.8 9-12 1,034
  • Worcester Burncoat Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 623 students
    0.9 miles
    135 Burncoat Street
    Worcester, MA 01606
    (508) 799-3390
    0.9 7-8 623

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