Roger E Wellington Elementary School

121 Orchard St

Belmont, MA 02478-2902

Grades: PK-4

596 students

Roger E Wellington Elementary School serves 596 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Roger E Wellington Elementary School operates within the Belmont School District.

Overview

The student population of 596 students has grown by 35% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 28% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 596 students
Roger E Wellington Elementary School Total Students (1988-2013)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Roger E Wellington Elementary School Total Teachers (2004-2013)
Students by Grade Roger E Wellington Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 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
Roger E Wellington Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
11%
6%
Roger E Wellington Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
2%
17%
Roger E Wellington Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
2%
9%
Roger E Wellington Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
79%
66%
Roger E Wellington Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Roger E Wellington Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Roger E Wellington 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.
0.36 0.33
Roger E Wellington Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
5%
32%
Roger E Wellington Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2013)
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.
n/a
5%
Roger E Wellington Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,065 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,092 is less than the state average of $17,400. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,391 is less than the state average of $16,788. The district spending/student has grown by 26% over four years.
School District Name Belmont School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 4,065 1,400
Belmont School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $54 MM $25 MM
Belmont School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $56 MM $24 MM
Belmont School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,092 $17,400
Belmont School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,391 $16,788
Belmont School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Belmont High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Winthrop L Chenery Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mary Lee Burbank Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BelmontBelmont High School
    221 Concord Ave
    BelmontMA 02478
    (617)993-5901
    0.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1120 students                      
  • BelmontMary Lee Burbank Elementary School
    266 School St
    BelmontMA 02478
    (617)993-5500
    0.3 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 326 students                      
  • BelmontWinn Brook Elementary School
    97 Waterhouse Rd
    BelmontMA 02478
    (617)993-5700
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 445 students                      
  • BelmontWinthrop L Chenery Middle School
    95 Washington St
    BelmontMA 02478
    (617)993-5800
    0.5 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 1240 students                      
  • BelmontDaniel Butler Elementary School
    90 White St
    BelmontMA 02478
    (617)993-5550
    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 338 students                      

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