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705 County St

New Bedford, MA 02740

(508) 997-4511

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 256

Students Per Teacher: 15

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4 Parent Reviews for John Avery Parker

Excellent school!! The teachers and the school staff are awesome a very professional, They help me with my kids and the school is very safety.

Posted by a parent on 12/18/12

Great neighborhood school...Great teachers and great kids! I am an alumnus and proud to send my son here.

Posted by a parent on 02/17/11

i'm very confortable with my child learning and the staff at this scool

Posted by a parent on 05/29/07

The principal at John A. Parker school is extremely dedicated to the students and is always available for parents. She is constantly finding new ways to stimulate students. The teachers are very focused and are always implementing new teaching methods to allow students to absorb the material no matter ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/29/04

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Test scores for John Avery Parker

MCAS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
John Avery Parker
New Bedford Public Schools
* 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.

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New Bedford schools — John Avery Parker is located at 705 County St, New Bedford MA 02740. 705 County St is in the 02740 ZIP code in New Bedford, MA The school district for John Avery Parker is the New Bedford Public Schools. John Avery Parker is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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