Donald Ross Elementary School

Grades: KG-5

302 students

Donald Ross Elementary School serves 302 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Donald Ross Elementary School operates within the Braintree School District.

Overview

The student population of 302 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 302 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 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 11:1 14:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
11%
6%
Hispanic
9%
17%
Black
8%
9%
White
71%
66%
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.
0.47 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.
24%
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 5,824 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name Braintree School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 5,824 1,400
District Total Revenue $69 MM $25 MM
District Spending $71 MM $24 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,823 $17,400
District Spending / Student $13,198 $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 Quincy High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clifford H Marshall Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • QuincyClifford H Marshall Elementary School
    200 Moody St Ext
    QuincyMA 02169
    (617)984-8721
    0.8 mi | 559 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • BraintreeEast Middle School
    305 River St
    BraintreeMA 02184
    (781)380-0170
    0.9 mi | 711 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • QuincyPoint Webster Middle School
    60 Lancaster St
    QuincyMA 02169
    (617)984-6600
    1.2 mi | 385 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • BraintreeArchie T Morrison Elementary School
    260 Liberty St
    BraintreeMA 02184
    (781)380-0230
    1.5 mi | 431 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BraintreeHollis Elementary School
    482 Washington St
    BraintreeMA 02184
    (781)380-0120
    1.5 mi | 482 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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