Lawlor Early Childhood Center

41 Lexington St

Lawrence, MA 01841-2526

Tel: (978)975-5956
Grades: KG

190 students

Lawlor Early Childhood Center serves 190 students in grades KG.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% 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 190 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades: KG
Total Students 190 students
Lawlor Early Childhood Center Total Students (2000-2012)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Lawlor Early Childhood Center Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Lawlor Early Childhood Center Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.32. 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 (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Lawlor Early Childhood Center Asian (2000-2006)
Hispanic
92%
16%
Lawlor Early Childhood Center Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
n/a
9%
Lawlor Early Childhood Center Black (2000-2011)
White
6%
66%
Lawlor Early Childhood Center White (2000-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lawlor Early Childhood Center Sch Ethnicity Lawlor Early Childhood Center 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.
0.15 0.32
Lawlor Early Childhood Center Diversity Score (2001-2012)
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.
84%
30%
Lawlor Early Childhood Center 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.
6%
5%
Lawlor Early Childhood Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,467 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Lawrence School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
3
Number of Students Managed 13,467 1,433
Lawrence School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $209 MM $25 MM
Lawrence School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $201 MM $24 MM
Lawrence School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,067 $17,400
Lawrence School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,459 $16,788
Lawrence School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 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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Did You Know?
Lawrence, MA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.41, which is higher than the Massachusetts average of 0.36. The most diverse school in Lawrence is Hillcrest Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Massachusetts or national school diversity statistics.