This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, ... More are making about average year-over-year academic improvement, and more information about this school can be found below.
Academics
8/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school... More serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Subject
% Proficient
Math
67%
Details
English
75%
Details
Science
63%
State avg: 54%
Details
6/10
Student progress
This rating measures how much students at this school improved from one year to the next, compared to students with similar proficiency levels at other schools in the state.

Worth a deeper look:

Students at this school are making average academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

Average progress with high test scores means students have strong academic skills and students in this school are learning at the same rate as similar students in other schools.


Parent tip

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to help students grow and reach their full potential.

Equity
Environment
Students
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White
79%
Asian
8%
Hispanic
5%
Two or more races
5%
Black
3%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
13 :1
State avg: 14 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
92%
State avg: 86%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 98%
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4 out of 5 stars
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3 2
2 1
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Neighborhood
15 Bancroft Road
Andover, MA 01810
Michelle Costa - Principal
(978) 623-8888
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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