Arlington Elementary School

Tel: (978)975-5928
Grades: KG-4

516 students

Arlington Elementary School serves 516 students in grades KG-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Arlington Elementary School operates within the Lawrence School District.

Overview

The student population of 516 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 516 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Students by Grade Arlington 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 0.08 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 14:1 14:1
Hispanic
96%
16%
Black
1%
9%
White
2%
66%
All Ethnic Groups Arlington Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Arlington 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.
0.08 0.32
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.
90%
30%
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.
3%
5%

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
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Methuen High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Arlington Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John K Tarbox Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LawrenceArlington Middle School
    150 Arlington St
    LawrenceMA 01841
    (978)975-5926
    0 mi | 457 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • LawrenceJohn K Tarbox Elementary School
    59 Alder St
    LawrenceMA 01841
    (978)975-5983
    0.2 mi | 309 students | Gr. 1-5                      
  • LawrenceLawlor Early Childhood Center
    41 Lexington St
    LawrenceMA 01841
    (978)975-5956
    0.5 mi | 190 students | Gr. KG                      
  • LawrenceLawrence Family Development Charter School
    Charter School
    34 West St
    LawrenceMA 01841
    (978)689-9863
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | 613 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • LawrenceCommunity Day Charter Public School
    Charter School
    190 Hampshire St
    LawrenceMA 01840
    (978)682-6628
    Charter School

    0.7 mi | 331 students | Gr. KG-8                      

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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.