Whately Elementary School

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5/10
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1
Grades
PK-6
Students
135
Type
Public
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Academics
6/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Worth a deeper look:

Test scores at this school are about the same as the state average, though still below the top-performing schools in the state. Because test scores in some states are so low, many students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and ask the school what it’s doing to accelerate progress for students.


Math
65%
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English
72%
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Science
56%
State avg: 54%
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4/10
Student progress

A worrisome sign:

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

Depending on where the school's test scores start, student progress (also known as student growth) means different things.

Low progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point and falling farther behind their peers.

Low progress with high test scores means students have strong academic skills but that students in this school are making smaller gains than similar students in other schools.


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Students
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White
96%
Hispanic
2%
Two or more races
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Asian
<1%
Black
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
12 :1
State avg: 14 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
97%
State avg: 86%
% of full time teachers who are certified
98%
State avg: 98%
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Neighborhood
273 Long Plain Road
Whately, MA 01373
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Last modified: June 28, 2017
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