Boyden School

1852 Washington St, Walpole, MA 02081 | (508) 660-7216
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 463
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1852 Washington Street, Walpole, MA 02081
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • Walpole School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $12,589
  • Graduation Rate: 89.2%
  • Dropout Rate: 1.1%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.9
  • Enrolled Students: 3,954

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 463
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 26.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 243 (52.5%)
  • Females: 220 (47.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 13 (2.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 45 (9.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 58 (12.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Boyden School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black275.8%
Asian30.6%
Hispanic112.4%
White42090.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Boyden School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten7115.3%
1st Grade8317.9%
2nd Grade7816.8%
3rd Grade8317.9%
4th Grade6814.7%
5th Grade8017.3%
Source: MA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4.5

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2 reviews for Boyden School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 24, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The principal and teachers are outstanding and the children love them
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on March 16, 2010
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My son has done extremely well since attending Boyden (compared to his previous Norwood school).

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Boyden School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on MCAS state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science

MCAS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201086.0%78.0%63.0%
200978.0%75.0%57.0%
 
Math Test
201079.0%80.0%65.0%
200985.0%77.0%60.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201071.0%71.0%54.0%
200975.0%74.0%53.0%
 
Math Test
201056.0%63.0%48.0%
200963.0%66.0%48.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201084.0%79.0%63.0%
200969.0%--
 
Math Test
201069.0%70.0%55.0%
200948.0%--
 
Science Test
201075.0%75.0%53.0%
200953.0%--
 
Source: MA Department of Education 2009-2010

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