Edward F. Parthum Elementary School

255 East Haverhill St

Lawrence, MA 01841

Tel: (978)691-7200
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 stayed relatively flat 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 Classroom Teachers (2004-2013)
Students by Grade Edward F. Parthum Elementary School Students 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 Hispanic (2002-2013)
Black
1%
9%
Edward F. Parthum Elementary School Black (2002-2013)
White
11%
66%
Edward F. Parthum Elementary School White (2002-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Edward F. Parthum Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Edward F. Parthum 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.
0.23 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 12% over five years.
School District Name Lawrence School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
3
Number of Students Managed 13,712 1,400
Lawrence School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $209 MM $25 MM
District Spending $201 MM $24 MM
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is School For Exceptional Studies (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Parthum Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is School For Exceptional Studies (0.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LawrenceParthum Middle School
    255 East Haverhill St
    LawrenceMA 01841
    (978)691-7200
    0 mi | 545 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • LawrenceSchool For Exceptional Studies
    Alternative School
    233 Haverhill St
    LawrenceMA 01841
    (978)975-5980
    Alternative School

    0.1 mi | 195 students | Gr. 1-12                      
  • LawrenceHigh School Learning Center
    183 Haverhill St
    LawrenceMA 01840
    (978)975-5917
    0.2 mi | 229 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LawrenceCommunity Day Charter Public School - Gateway
    Charter School
    9 Ballard Way
    LawrenceMA 01843
    (978)722-2538
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | 120 students | Gr. KG-1                      
  • LawrenceCommunity Day Charter Public School ? R. Kingman W
    Charter School
    7 Ballard Way
    LawrenceMA 01843
    (978)722-2538
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | 120 students | Gr. KG-1                      

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