Morningside Community School

Morningside Community School serves 517 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Morningside Community School operates within the Pittsfield School District.

School Overview

The student population of 517 students has grown by 26% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 517 students
Morningside Community School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % Morningside Community School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Morningside Community School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Morningside Community School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more 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 17:1 14:1
Morningside Community School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Hispanic
15%
17%
Morningside Community School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
17%
9%
Morningside Community School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
57%
65%
Morningside Community School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
11%
3%
Morningside Community 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.
0.62 0.33
Morningside Community School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
77%
34%
Morningside Community School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
5%
5%
Morningside Community School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Pittsfield School District's student population of 5,879 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,443 in this district is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,035 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Pittsfield School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
3
Number of Students Managed 5,879 1,376
Pittsfield School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $94 MM $29 MM
Pittsfield School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $91 MM $28 MM
Pittsfield School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,443 $20,216
Pittsfield School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,035 $19,181
Pittsfield School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 Pittsfield High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John T Reid Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Allendale Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PittsfieldJohn T Reid Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 529 students
    0.7 miles
    950 North St
    PittsfieldMA 01201
    (413)448-9620
    0.76-8529
  • PittsfieldPittsfield High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 959 students
    0.7 miles
    300 East St
    PittsfieldMA 01201
    (413)499-9535
    0.79-12959
  • PittsfieldAllendale Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 327 students
    1.2 miles
    180 Connecticut Ave
    PittsfieldMA 01201
    (413)448-9650
    1.2KG-5327
  • PittsfieldSilvio O Conte Community Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 347 students
    1.2 miles
    200 West Union St
    PittsfieldMA 01201
    (413)448-9660
    1.2PK-5347
  • PittsfieldCrosby Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 401 students
    1.5 miles
    517 West St
    PittsfieldMA 01201
    (413)448-9670
    1.5PK-5401

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