Briggs Elementary School

Tel: (978)827-5750
Grades PK-5
518 students
Briggs Elementary School serves 518 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Briggs Elementary School operates within the Ashburnham-westminster School District.

School Overview

The student population of 518 students has grown by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 518 students
Briggs Elementary School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % Briggs Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Briggs Elementary School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Briggs Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Briggs Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Hispanic
4%
17%
Briggs Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
94%
65%
Briggs Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Briggs Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.12 0.54
Briggs Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
17%
34%
Briggs Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
5%
Briggs Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Ashburnham-westminster School District's student population of 2,297 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,302 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Ashburnham-westminster School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,297 1,326
Ashburnham-westminster School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $34 MM n/a
Ashburnham-westminster School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $32 MM n/a
Ashburnham-westminster School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $14,302 n/a
Ashburnham-westminster School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,230 n/a
Ashburnham-westminster School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Oakmont Regional High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Overlook Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Helen Mae Sauter Elementary School (3.9 miles away)
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