PROFICIENCY 40% 38% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #64 of 118 in Boston
  • Ranked #87 of 143 in Boston
  • Ranked #1482 of 1862 in Massachusetts
Proficiency Averages
47%Boston
55%Boston
64%Massachusetts

Harvard-kent is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Boston" in Boston, MA. There are a total of 555 students and 42 teachers at Harvard-kent, for a student to teacher ratio of 14 to 1. There are a total of 458 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Harvard-kent has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 39.5%, which is 38% lower than the Massachusetts average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students555
Teachers42.37
Student/Teacher ratio14:1
Free lunch458
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Harvard-kent, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All53%
365-69%
440-44%
545-49%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All26%
330-34%
420-24%
525-29%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Harvard-kent race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMassachusettsNational
Caucasian 9.2% 13.9% 65.0% 51.1%
African American 21.3% 33.6% 8.7% 15.9%
Asian 29.2% 8.8% 6.2% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 37.7% 40.8% 16.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.3% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.3% 2.4% 3.3% 3.1%

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SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Charlestown High60%0.3Boston, MA
Warren-prescott64%0.4Boston, MA
Clarence R Edwards Middle School39%0.5Boston, MA
Eliot Elementary60%0.7Boston, MA
Mario Umana Academy31%0.9Boston, MA
Hugh Roe O'donnell35%1.0Boston, MA
East Boston High64%1.2Boston, MA
James Otis37%1.2Boston, MA
Donald Mckay41%1.3Boston, MA
Samuel Adams42%1.4Boston, MA
Patrick J Kennedy45%1.4Boston, MA
Community Charter School Of Cambridge82%1.5Cambridge, MA

Boston demographics profile

StatisticBostonMassachusettsNational
Population658,2796,742,143318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)13,61763091
Median age31.739.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)34%53%55%
Speak English63%77%79%
Speak Spanish17%9%13%

Education level achieved in Boston

IndexBostonMassachusettsNational
Completed 8th grade84.3%88.3%84.3%
Completed high school82.8%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college64.4%65.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree51.0%49.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors46.4%41.2%30.3%
Completed masters20.7%18.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree7.3%5.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.0%2.6%1.3%
Source: The Harvard-kent data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.