PROFICIENCY 74% 15% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
77%Foxborough
76%Foxborough
64%Massachusetts

John J Ahern is a school servicing grades 5 to 8 and is located in the district of "Foxborough" in Foxborough, MA. There are a total of 850 students and 67 teachers at John J Ahern, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 134 free lunch students and 27 reduced lunch students.

John J Ahern has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 74.0%, which is 15% higher than than the Massachusetts average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students850
Teachers66.66
Student/Teacher ratio13:1
Free lunch134
Reduced lunch27

 

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 John J Ahern, 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
All74%
3n/a
4n/a
565-69%
680-84%
765-69%
880-84%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All74%
3n/a
4n/a
565-69%
665-69%
770-74%
885-89%
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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John J Ahern race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMassachusettsNational
Caucasian 89.6% 88.5% 65.0% 51.1%
African American 4.0% 3.8% 8.7% 15.9%
Asian 2.6% 3.2% 6.2% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.9% 2.0% 16.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.4% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.5% 1.8% 3.3% 3.1%

Foxborough demographics profile

StatisticFoxboroughMassachusettsNational
Population5,0136,657,291314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)1,74283991
Median age40.839.337.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%53%55%
Speak English89%78%79%
Speak Spanish4%8%13%

Education level achieved in Foxborough

IndexFoxboroughMassachusettsNational
Completed 8th grade91.7%87.8%83.8%
Completed high school91.3%86.6%82.4%
Completed some college69.6%64.0%58.4%
Completed associate degree47.4%47.7%37.2%
Completed bachelors32.1%40.0%29.3%
Completed masters7.8%17.4%11.0%
Completed professional degree1.5%5.2%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.8%2.4%1.3%
Source: The John J Ahern data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.