School Details

Hedge

258 Standish Ave, Plymouth, MA 02360
(508) 830-4340
2

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 & ungraded 197 students 11 students/teacher (MA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

50%
60%
57%
64%
70%
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
  • Plymouth School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

51%
57%
53%
27%
49%
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
  • Plymouth School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

52%
64%
65%
59%
56%
61%
26%
49%
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
  • Plymouth School District average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Hedge is a public elementary school in Town of Plymouth. The principal of Hedge is Adam Blaisdell. 197 children attend Hedge and identify mostly as Multiracial; White, non-Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 40% of the 197 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Hedge is 11:1. Cold Spring is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Theater drama

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Multiracial 8% 3%
White, non-Hispanic 76% 91%
Black, non-Hispanic 5% 2%
Asian 3% %
Hispanic 10% 2%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Pacific Islander 0.5% 0.3%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 40% 24%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    Wonderful school with a very caring dedicated staff. The schoolwork is challenging and my child loves coming to school each day!

  • (6 years ago)

    This is an excellent school. I attended when i was a child and now my son attends the school. There is a wonderful staff on hand and they provide many great activities for the children. I can't say enough about Hedge School.

  • (10 years ago)

    Wonderful school. Very caring staff and Principal. Great experience for my child. He still goes back to visit.

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Overall score

(based on 4 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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