Zervas

30 Beethoven Avenue
Waban, MA 02468
(School attendance zone shown in map)
9/
10
Top 20%
Serving 422 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Zervas ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 422 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • : Top 20% in MA
  • : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Zervas ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Zervas's student population of 422 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
422 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Zervas ranks within the top 20% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Zervas is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MA)
#302 out of 1644 schools
(Top 20%)
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55-59%
37%
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65-69%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
25%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
23%
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Black
8%
10%
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White
46%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.71
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Zervas's ranking?
Zervas is ranked #302 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are Zervas often compared to?
Zervasis often viewed alongside schools like A E Angier, Mason-rice by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend Zervas?
422 students attend Zervas.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
46% of Zervas students are White, 25% of students are Asian, 10% of students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Two or more races, 8% of students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Zervas?
Zervas has a student ration of 12:1, which is equal to the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Zervas offer ?
Zervas offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Zervas part of?
Zervas is part of Newton School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 422 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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