Horace Mann School

Serves grades KG - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
40 Damon Avenue
Melrose, MA 02176
Phone
(781) 979-2190
District
MELROSE
County
MIDDLESEX COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
277
Classroom Teachers
17

* Horace Mann School is one of the top 100 best public schools in America.

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Massachusetts

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.8% of MA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Horace Mann School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 80 53
Proficiency in Reading 81 56
Proficiency in Math 79 49

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 95 51
Proficiency in Reading 96 52
Proficiency in Math 93 50

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 91 50
Proficiency in Reading 93 52
Proficiency in Math 88 48

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.84
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.71
AVG FOR STATE 12.88
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 46 16.6%
Grade 1 48 17.3%
Grade 2 49 17.7%
Grade 3 44 15.9%
Grade 4 47 17.0%
Grade 5 43 15.5%
Total 277 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 93.9% 83.1% 61.3%
Black 2.3% 5.6% 9.5%
Hispanic 2.7% 5.1% 21.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.1% 6.1% 7.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 0.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 28,116 6,902,149
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5,912.7 879
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.1% 5.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 14.8% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.8% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.1% 27.4%
65 OR OLDER 16.3% 15.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,256 2,601,914
Single Parent Households With Children 4.1% 9.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.3% 90.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 58.4% 42.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 32.6% 21.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.7% 17.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.7% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 12.4% 14.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 11.1% 13.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.9% 11.0%
$15,000 or less 5.6% 9.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,647 $29,043,306 52.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,026 $3,896,748 7.1%
Staff $704 $2,673,792 4.8%
General Administration $105 $398,790 0.7%
School Administration $545 $2,069,910 3.8%
Operation $1,576 $5,985,648 10.9%
Transportation $298 $1,131,804 2.1%
Other $414 $1,572,372 2.9%
Total Support $4,669 $17,732,862 32.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,200 $8,355,600 15.2%
Total Expenditures $14,516 $55,131,768 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,120 $9,630,960,585 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,250 $1,189,576,244 6.4%
Staff $963 $916,282,080 4.9%
General Administration $192 $182,442,258 1.0%
School Administration $711 $676,656,822 3.7%
Operation $1,383 $1,315,824,526 7.1%
Transportation $810 $770,571,220 4.2%
Other $422 $401,747,463 2.2%
Total Support $5,730 $5,453,029,477 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,609 $3,434,418,106 18.5%
Total Expenditures $19,460 $18,518,282,808 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%