Edward F. Parthum Elementary School

255 East Haverhill St

Lawrence, MA 01841

Tel: (978)691-7200
Grades KG-4
624 students
Edward F. Parthum Elementary School serves 624 students in grades KG - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Edward F. Parthum Elementary School operates within the Lawrence School District.

School Overview

The student population of 624 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 624 students
Edward F. Parthum Elementary School Total Students (2002-2014)
Gender % Edward F. Parthum Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Edward F. Parthum Elementary School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Edward F. Parthum Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Edward F. Parthum Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Hispanic
89%
17%
Edward F. Parthum Elementary School Black Students (2002-2014)
Black
2%
9%
Edward F. Parthum Elementary School Black Students (2002-2014)
White
9%
65%
Edward F. Parthum Elementary School White Students (2002-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Edward F. Parthum Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.20 0.33
Edward F. Parthum Elementary School Diversity Score (2002-2014)
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.
88%
34%
Edward F. Parthum 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%
Edward F. Parthum Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,504 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $17,536 is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has declined by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $17,243 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Lawrence School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
3
Number of Students Managed 13,504 1,376
Lawrence School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $215 MM $29 MM
Lawrence School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $212 MM $28 MM
Lawrence School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $17,536 $20,216
Lawrence School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $17,243 $19,181
Lawrence 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 High School Learning Center (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Henry K Oliver Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Community Day Charter Public School - Prospect (0.2 miles away)
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