Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School

Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School serves 859 students in grades PK-KG.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School operates within the Chelsea School District.

Overview

The student population of 859 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-KG
Total Students 859 students
Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School Total Students (1994-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School Total Teachers (2004-2013)
Students by Grade Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less 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 19:1 14:1
Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2013)
Hispanic
85%
17%
Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School Black Students (1994-2013)
Black
5%
9%
Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School Black Students (1994-2013)
White
9%
66%
Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School White Students (1994-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Shurtleff Early Childhood 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.
0.27 0.33
Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2013)
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.
77%
32%
Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2013)
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.
6%
5%
Shurtleff Early Childhood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,938 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,080 is less than the state average of $17,400. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,858 is less than the state average of $16,788. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Chelsea School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 5,938 1,400
Chelsea School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $90 MM $25 MM
Chelsea School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $83 MM $24 MM
Chelsea School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,080 $17,400
Chelsea School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,858 $16,788
Chelsea 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 East Boston High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Eugene Wright Science And Technology Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hugh Roe O'donnell Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ChelseaEugene Wright Science And Technology Academy
    180 Walnut St
    ChelseaMA 02150
    (617)466-5240
    0.3 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 485 students                      
  • ChelseaJoseph A. Browne School
    180 Walnut St
    ChelseaMA 02150
    (617)466-5235
    0.3 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 542 students                      
  • ChelseaClark Avenue School
    8 Clark Ave
    ChelseaMA 02150
    (617)466-5100
    0.5 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 558 students                      
  • BostonEast Boston High School
    86 White St
    BostonMA 02128
    (617)635-9896
    0.6 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1372 students                      
  • ChelseaChelsea High School
    299 Everett Ave
    ChelseaMA 02150
    (617)466-5000
    0.8 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1372 students                      

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