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 declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 517 students
Morningside Community School Total Students (1988-2014)
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 10:1 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 (1989-2014)
Black
17%
9%
Morningside Community School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
57%
65%
Morningside Community School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
11%
3%
Morningside Community School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Morningside Community 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.
0.62 0.33
Morningside Community School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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 (1999-2014)
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 (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,879 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,443 is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,035 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has grown by 13% 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 (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $94 MM $29 MM
Pittsfield School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $91 MM $28 MM
Pittsfield School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,443 $20,216
Pittsfield School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $15,035 $19,181
Pittsfield 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 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
    0.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 529 students950 North St
    PittsfieldMA 01201
    (413)448-9620
    0.76-8529
  • PittsfieldPittsfield High School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 959 students300 East St
    PittsfieldMA 01201
    (413)499-9535
    0.79-12959
  • PittsfieldAllendale Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 327 students180 Connecticut Ave
    PittsfieldMA 01201
    (413)448-9650
    1.2KG-5327
  • PittsfieldSilvio O Conte Community Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 347 students200 West Union St
    PittsfieldMA 01201
    (413)448-9660
    1.2PK-5347
  • PittsfieldCrosby Elementary School
    1.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 401 students517 West St
    PittsfieldMA 01201
    (413)448-9670
    1.5PK-5401

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