PROFICIENCY 71% 11% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #2 of 7 in Falmouth
  • Ranked #2 of 4 in Falmouth
  • Ranked #687 of 1862 in Massachusetts
Proficiency Averages
68%Falmouth
62%Falmouth
64%Massachusetts

Lawrence is a school servicing grades 7 to 8 and is located in the district of "Falmouth" in Falmouth, MA. There are a total of 571 students and 52 teachers at Lawrence, for a student to teacher ratio of 11 to 1. There are a total of 162 free lunch students and 23 reduced lunch students.

Lawrence has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 71.0%, which is 11% higher than the Massachusetts average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students571
Teachers52.47
Student/Teacher ratio11:1
Free lunch162
Reduced lunch23

 

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 Lawrence, 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
All61%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
760-64%
855-59%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All81%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
775-79%
880-84%
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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Lawrence race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMassachusettsNational
Caucasian 83.6% 83.7% 65.0% 51.1%
African American 3.5% 4.2% 8.7% 15.9%
Asian 2.9% 2.5% 6.2% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 4.1% 3.4% 16.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.7% 1.3% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 5.2% 4.8% 3.3% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Mullen-hall57%0.2Falmouth, MA
Morse Pond School71%0.7Falmouth, MA
Teaticket60%1.5Teaticket, MA
Falmouth High91%2.4Falmouth, MA
East Falmouth Elementary67%3.2East Falmouth, MA
North Falmouth Elementary62%5.7North Falmouth, MA
Tisbury Elementary75%7.1Vineyard Haven, MA
Center67%12.5Mattapoisett Center, MA
Sippican80%12.9Marion Center, MA
Old Hammondtown77%13.3Mattapoisett Center, MA

Falmouth demographics profile

StatisticFalmouthMassachusettsNational
Population2,6056,742,143318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)66863091
Median age61.339.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.7:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)77%53%55%
Speak English95%77%79%
Speak Spanish1%9%13%

Education level achieved in Falmouth

IndexFalmouthMassachusettsNational
Completed 8th grade98.2%88.3%84.3%
Completed high school93.4%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college74.0%65.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree62.3%49.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors53.8%41.2%30.3%
Completed masters25.8%18.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree11.0%5.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate6.7%2.6%1.3%
Source: The Lawrence data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.