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Dr. Catherine Ellison-Rosa Parks Early Ed School

Test Scores by grade


Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math, and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Boston School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Dr. Catherine Ellison-Rosa Parks Early Ed School is a public elementary school in Boston. The principal of Dr. Catherine Ellison-Rosa Parks Early Ed School is Nora Toney. 193 students attend Dr. Catherine Ellison-Rosa Parks Early Ed School and identify as Asian; Asian/Pacific Islander; and Black, non-Hispanic. 79% of the 193 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Dr. Catherine Ellison-Rosa Parks Early Ed School is 13:1. Pope John Paul II Catholic Academy Mattapan Campus is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities


  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Photography
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • French


  • Basketball
  • Gymnastics
  • Tennis

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Asian 7% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 6% 9%
Black, non-Hispanic 51% 38%
Hispanic 40% 38%
Multiracial 1% 2%
White, non-Hispanic 0.5% 13%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 79% 74%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    I love this school. My daughter has attended since she was three years old. I love the dedication of the teachers and principal. My daughter has received a rich cultural and academic foundation! I would highly recommend this school!

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