Edward F. Parthum Elementary School

255 East Haverhill St

Lawrence, MA 01841

Grades: KG-4

584 students

Edward F. Parthum Elementary School serves 584 students in grades KG-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Edward F. Parthum Elementary School operates within the Lawrence School District.

Overview

The student population of 584 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 584 students
Edward F. Parthum Elementary School Total Students (2002-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Edward F. Parthum Elementary School Total Teachers (2004-2013)
Students by Grade Edward F. Parthum Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.23 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 14:1 14:1
Edward F. Parthum Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2013)
Hispanic
87%
17%
Edward F. Parthum Elementary School Black Students (2002-2013)
Black
1%
9%
Edward F. Parthum Elementary School Black Students (2002-2013)
White
11%
66%
Edward F. Parthum Elementary School White Students (2002-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Edward F. Parthum Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Edward F. Parthum 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.
0.23 0.33
Edward F. Parthum Elementary School Diversity Score (2002-2013)
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.
73%
32%
Edward F. Parthum Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2013)
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.
9%
5%
Edward F. Parthum Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2013)

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 (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Up Academy Lawrence (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Henry K Oliver Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • LawrenceHenry K Oliver Elementary School
    233 Haverhill St
    LawrenceMA 01840
    (978)975-5966
    0 mi | Gr. 1-8 | 739 students                      
  • LawrenceCommunity Day Charter Public School - Prospect
    Charter School
    190 Hampshire St
    LawrenceMA 01840
    (978)722-2538
    Charter School

    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 331 students                      
  • LawrenceFrancis M Leahy Elementary School
    100 Erving Ave
    LawrenceMA 01841
    (978)975-5959
    0.3 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 550 students                      
  • LawrenceLawlor Early Childhood Center
    41 Lexington St
    LawrenceMA 01841
    (978)975-5956
    0.4 mi | Gr. KG | 184 students                      
  • LawrenceLawrence Family Development Charter School
    Charter School
    34 West St
    LawrenceMA 01841
    (978)689-9863
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 633 students                      

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