Maria Hastings Elementary School

Maria Hastings Elementary School serves 429 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Maria Hastings Elementary School operates within the Lexington School District.

Overview

The student population of 429 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 429 students
Maria Hastings Elementary School Total Students (1995-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Maria Hastings Elementary School Total Teachers (2004-2013)
Students by Grade Maria Hastings Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more 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 11:1 14:1
Maria Hastings Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
33%
6%
Maria Hastings Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2013)
Hispanic
3%
17%
Maria Hastings Elementary School Black Students (1997-2013)
Black
3%
9%
Maria Hastings Elementary School Black Students (1995-2013)
White
54%
66%
Maria Hastings Elementary School White Students (1995-2013)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Maria Hastings Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Maria Hastings 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.
0.60 0.33
Maria Hastings Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2013)
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.
4%
32%
Maria Hastings Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2013)
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.
1%
5%
Maria Hastings Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,506 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $19,237 is higher than the state average of $17,400. The district revenue/student has grown by 35% over four years.
The district spending/student of $18,960 is higher than the state average of $16,788. The district spending/student has grown by 37% over four years.
School District Name Lexington School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 6,506 1,400
Lexington School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $120 MM $25 MM
Lexington School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $118 MM $24 MM
Lexington School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $19,237 $17,400
Lexington School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,960 $16,788
Lexington 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 Minuteman Regional High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hanscom Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bridge Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LexingtonMinuteman Regional High School
    Vocational School
    758 Marrett Rd
    LexingtonMA 02421
    (781)861-6500
    Vocational School

    0.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 652 students                      
  • Lexington Bridge Elementary School
    55 Middleby Rd
    LexingtonMA 02421
    (781)861-2510
    0.7 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 518 students                      
  • LexingtonLexington High School
    251 Waltham St
    LexingtonMA 02421
    (781)861-2320
    1.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1991 students                      
  • Hanscom AfbHanscom Primary
    6 Ent Rd
    Hanscom AfbMA 01731
    (781)274-7721
    1.4 mi | Gr. PK-3 | 316 students                      
  • Hanscom AfbHanscom Middle School
    6 Ent Rd
    Hanscom AfbMA 01731
    (781)274-0050
    1.5 mi | Gr. 4-8 | 238 students                      

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