East Brookfield Elementary School

Tel: (508)885-8536
Grades: KG-6

213 students

East Brookfield Elementary School serves 213 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
East Brookfield Elementary School operates within the Spencer-e Brookfield School District.

Overview

The student population of 213 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 213 students
East Brookfield Elementary School Total Students (2003-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
East Brookfield Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade East Brookfield Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.79. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
East Brookfield Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
6%
East Brookfield Elementary School Asian (2005-2012)
Hispanic
7%
16%
East Brookfield Elementary School Hispanic (2005-2012)
Black
n/a
9%
East Brookfield Elementary School Black (2003-2011)
White
87%
66%
East Brookfield Elementary School White (2003-2012)
All Ethnic Groups East Brookfield Elementary School Sch Ethnicity East Brookfield Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.24 0.79
East Brookfield Elementary School Diversity Score (2003-2012)
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.
24%
30%
East Brookfield Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2012)
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%
East Brookfield Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,078 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Spencer-e Brookfield School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 2,078 1,433
Spencer-e Brookfield School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $32 MM $25 MM
District Spending $30 MM $24 MM
Spencer-e Brookfield School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,118 $17,400
Spencer-e Brookfield School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,217 $16,788
Spencer-e Brookfield School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is David Prouty High School (3.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Knox Trail Junior High School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maple Street School (2.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Spencer Maple Street School
    68 Maple St
    Spencer , MA , 01562
    (508)885-8529
    2.4  mi  |  245  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Spencer Knox Trail Junior High School
    73 Ash St
    Spencer , MA , 01562
    (508)885-8550
    2.7  mi  |  332  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Spencer David Prouty High School
    302 Main St
    Spencer , MA , 01562
    (508)885-8505
    3.3  mi  |  471  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Brookfield Brookfield Elementary School
    37 Central St
    Brookfield , MA , 01506
    (508)867-8774
    3.3  mi  |  328  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Spencer Wire Village School
    60 Paxton Rd
    Spencer , MA , 01562
    (508)885-8524
    3.7  mi  |  380  students  |  Gr.  4-6

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