Lawlor Early Childhood Center

41 Lexington St

Lawrence, MA 01841-2526

Grades: KG

184 students

Lawlor Early Childhood Center serves 184 students in grades KG.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Lawlor Early Childhood Center operates within the Lawrence School District.

Overview

The student population of 184 students has grown by 26% over five years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades: KG
Total Students 184 students
Lawlor Early Childhood Center Total Students (2000-2013)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Lawlor Early Childhood Center Total Teachers (2004-2013)

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 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 20:1 14:1
Lawlor Early Childhood Center Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2013)
Hispanic
94%
17%
Lawlor Early Childhood Center Black Students (2000-2013)
Black
1%
9%
Lawlor Early Childhood Center Black Students (2000-2013)
White
4%
66%
Lawlor Early Childhood Center White Students (2000-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Lawlor Early Childhood Center Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Lawlor Early Childhood Center 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.
0.12 0.33
Lawlor Early Childhood Center Diversity Score (2001-2013)
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.
87%
32%
Lawlor Early Childhood Center 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.
8%
5%
Lawlor Early Childhood Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,712 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $17,067 is less than the state average of $17,400. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,459 is less than the state average of $16,788. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Lawrence School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
3
Number of Students Managed 13,712 1,400
Lawrence School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $209 MM $25 MM
Lawrence School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $201 MM $24 MM
Lawrence School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,067 $17,400
Lawrence School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,459 $16,788
Lawrence 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 High School Learning Center (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Arlington Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Francis M Leahy Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LawrenceFrancis M Leahy Elementary School
    100 Erving Ave
    LawrenceMA 01841
    (978)975-5959
    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 550 students                      
  • LawrenceJohn K Tarbox Elementary School
    59 Alder St
    LawrenceMA 01841
    (978)975-5983
    0.3 mi | Gr. 1-5 | 304 students                      
  • LawrenceEdward F. Parthum Elementary School
    255 East Haverhill St
    LawrenceMA 01841
    (978)691-7200
    0.4 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 584 students                      
  • LawrenceHenry K Oliver Elementary School
    233 Haverhill St
    LawrenceMA 01840
    (978)975-5966
    0.4 mi | Gr. 1-8 | 739 students                      
  • LawrenceCommunity Day Arlington
    150 Arlington St
    LawrenceMA 01841
    (978)722-8311
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-1 | 185 students                      

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