PROFICIENCY 42% 35% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #56 of 118 in Boston
  • Ranked #78 of 143 in Boston
  • Ranked #1449 of 1862 in Massachusetts
Proficiency Averages
47%Boston
51%Boston
64%Massachusetts

Samuel Adams is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Boston" in Boston, MA. There are a total of 308 students and 22 teachers at Samuel Adams, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 217 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Samuel Adams has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 42.0%, which is 35% lower than the Massachusetts average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students308
Teachers21.77
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch217
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 Samuel Adams, 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
All45-49%
350-59%
440-49%
540-59%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All35-39%
320-29%
440-49%
540-59%
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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Samuel Adams race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMassachusettsNational
Caucasian 19.7% 13.9% 65.0% 51.1%
African American 5.4% 33.6% 8.7% 15.9%
Asian 0.7% 8.8% 6.2% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 71.8% 40.8% 16.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.3% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.4% 2.4% 3.3% 3.1%

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Boston demographics profile

StatisticBostonMassachusettsNational
Population639,5946,657,291314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)13,22483991
Median age31.339.337.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)34%53%55%
Speak English63%78%79%
Speak Spanish16%8%13%

Education level achieved in Boston

IndexBostonMassachusettsNational
Completed 8th grade83.6%87.8%83.8%
Completed high school82.1%86.6%82.4%
Completed some college62.9%64.0%58.4%
Completed associate degree49.1%47.7%37.2%
Completed bachelors44.6%40.0%29.3%
Completed masters20.1%17.4%11.0%
Completed professional degree7.0%5.2%3.2%
Completed doctorate2.8%2.4%1.3%
Source: The Samuel Adams data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.