PROFICIENCY 62% 4% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #23 of 118 in Boston
  • Ranked #38 of 143 in Boston
  • Ranked #986 of 1862 in Massachusetts
Proficiency Averages
47%Boston
55%Boston
64%Massachusetts

Quincy Upper School is a school servicing grades 6 to 12 and is located in the district of "Boston" in Boston, MA. There are a total of 497 students and 42 teachers at Quincy Upper School, for a student to teacher ratio of 12 to 1. There are a total of 391 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Quincy Upper School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 61.5%, which is 4% lower than the Massachusetts average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students497
Teachers42.09
Student/Teacher ratio12:1
Free lunch391
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

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 Quincy Upper School, 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
All55%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
670-74%
720-24%
845-49%
High School70-79%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All68%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
675-79%
750-54%
855-59%
High School80-89%

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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Quincy Upper School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMassachusettsNational
Caucasian 7.5% 13.9% 65.0% 51.1%
African American 20.4% 33.6% 8.7% 15.9%
Asian 52.7% 8.8% 6.2% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 17.3% 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 2.0% 2.4% 3.3% 3.1%

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Boston Arts Academy84%1.3Boston, MA
Fenway High School85%1.3Boston, MA
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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%
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Source: The Quincy Upper School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.