Green Meadows Elementary School

38 North Rd,

Hampden, MA, 01036-9659

Tel: (413)566-3996
Grades: PK-4

300 students

Green Meadows Elementary School serves 300 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Green Meadows Elementary School operates within the Hampden-wilbraham School District.

Overview

The student population of 300 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 300 students
Green Meadows Elementary School Total Students (1995-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Green Meadows Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Green Meadows 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 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Green Meadows Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
6%
Green Meadows Elementary School Asian (1995-2012)
Hispanic
4%
16%
Green Meadows Elementary School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
3%
9%
Green Meadows Elementary School Black (1995-2012)
White
88%
66%
Green Meadows Elementary School White (1995-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Green Meadows Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Green Meadows 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.
0.22 0.52
Green Meadows Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2012)
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.
14%
30%
Green Meadows Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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%
Green Meadows Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,468 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Hampden-wilbraham School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,468 1,435
District Total Revenue $50 MM $25 MM
District Spending $48 MM $24 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,678 $17,400
District Spending / Student $13,179 $16,788
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 Minnechaug Regional High School (3.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Thornton Burgess Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mile Tree Elementary School (3.3 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hampden Thornton Burgess Middle School
    85 Wilbraham Rd
    Hampden , MA , 01036
    (413)566-3931
    1.3  mi  |  294  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Wilbraham Soule Road Middle School
    300 Soule Rd
    Wilbraham , MA , 01095
    (413)596-9311
    2.8  mi  |  361  students  |  Gr.  4-5
  • Wilbraham Mile Tree Elementary School
    625 Main St
    Wilbraham , MA , 01095
    (413)596-6921
    3.3  mi  |  332  students  |  Gr.  PK-1
  • Wilbraham Minnechaug Regional High School
    621 Main St
    Wilbraham , MA , 01095
    (413)596-9011
    3.4  mi  |  1248  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • East Longmeadow Meadow Brook Elementary School
    607 Parker St
    East Longmeadow , MA , 01028
    (413)525-5470
    3.7  mi  |  604  students  |  Gr.  PK-2

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