School Details

Holland Elementary School

Test Scores by grade

18%
32%
57%
34%
47%
67%

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

4%
29%
53%
12%
32%
52%

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

25%
45%
65%
31%
43%
61%
4%
20%
51%

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

Holland Elementary School is a public elementary school in Boston. The principal of Holland Elementary School is Michelle O'Connell. 702 students attend Holland Elementary School and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and White, non-Hispanic. 88% of the 702 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Holland Elementary School is 13:1. Quincy E Dickerman is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 40% 38%
Hispanic 39% 38%
White, non-Hispanic 2% 13%
Asian/Pacific Islander 18% 9%
Asian 18% %
Multiracial 1.0% 2%
Pacific Islander 0.7% 0.1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.1% 0.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 88% 74%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    Great staff who really cares for the kids

  • (5 years ago)

    My daughter just started this school as a transfer from another Dorchester school and every day she tells me how much she loves the school she loves her teacher and now hate Friday's because she can't go to school what a blessing!

  • (6 years ago)

    I love this school because i went to this school this school. This school is so fun you should put your child in this school. They would love it. Go holland dragons and the school

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