Charles H Taylor Elementary School

Charles H Taylor Elementary School serves 535 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Charles H Taylor Elementary School operates within the Boston School District.

Overview

The student population of 535 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 535 students
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 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 16:1 14:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
6%
Hispanic
17%
17%
Black
78%
9%
White
1%
66%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.37 0.33
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.
72%
32%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 68,908 students has grown by 23% over five years.
School District Name Boston School District
Number of Schools
Managed
120
3
Number of Students Managed 68,908 1,400
District Total Revenue $1,233 MM $25 MM
District Spending $1,196 MM $24 MM
District Revenue / Student $22,045 $17,400
District Spending / Student $21,380 $16,788
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 Boston Adult Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Techboston Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John P Holland Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • DorchesterJohn P Holland Elementary School
    85 Olney St
    DorchesterMA 02121
    (617)635-8832
    0.3 mi | 758 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Dorchester CenterBoston Adult Academy
    Alternative School
    429 Norfolk St
    Dorchester CenterMA 02124
    (617)635-1542
    Alternative School

    0.6 mi | 257 students | Gr. 11-12                      
  • Dorchester CenterEarly Childhood Center At Fifield (ecc-fifield)
    25 Dunbar Ave
    Dorchester CenterMA 02124
    (617)635-8618
    0.7 mi | 103 students | Gr. PK                      
  • Dorchester CenterTechboston Academy
    9 Peacevale Rd
    Dorchester CenterMA 02124
    (617)635-1615
    0.7 mi | 997 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • Dorchester CenterDorchester Academy
    18 Croftland Ave
    Dorchester CenterMA 02124
    (617)635-9730
    0.7 mi | 393 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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