Maria Hastings Elementary School

Tel: (781)860-5800
Grades: KG-5

431 students

Maria Hastings Elementary School serves 431 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% 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 431 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 431 students
Maria Hastings Elementary School Total Students (1995-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Maria Hastings Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Maria Hastings Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Maria Hastings Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
30%
6%
Maria Hastings Elementary School Asian (1995-2012)
Hispanic
2%
16%
Maria Hastings Elementary School Hispanic (1997-2012)
Black
2%
9%
Maria Hastings Elementary School Black (1995-2012)
White
57%
66%
Maria Hastings Elementary School White (1995-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Maria Hastings Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Maria Hastings 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.
0.58 0.52
Maria Hastings Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2012)
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.
4%
30%
Maria Hastings Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2012)
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.
1%
5%
Maria Hastings Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,397 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Lexington School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 6,397 1,435
Lexington School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $120 MM $25 MM
Lexington School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $118 MM $24 MM
Lexington School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $19,237 $17,400
Lexington School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,960 $16,788
Lexington 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 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 Students Grades
  • Lexington Minuteman Regional High School
    Vocational School
    758 Marrett Rd
    Lexington , MA , 02421
    (781)861-6500
    Vocational School
    0.5  mi  |  648  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Lexington Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Bridge Elementary School
    55 Middleby Rd
    Lexington , MA , 02421
    (781)861-2510
    0.7  mi  |  513  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Lexington Lexington High School
    251 Waltham St
    Lexington , MA , 02421
    (781)861-2320
    1.2  mi  |  1951  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Hanscom Air Force Bs Hanscom Primary
    6 Ent Rd
    Hanscom Air Force Bs , MA , 01731
    (781)274-7721
    1.4  mi  |  313  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Bedford Hanscom Middle School
    6 Ent Rd
    Bedford , MA , 01731
    (781)274-0050
    1.5  mi  |  210  students  |  Gr.  4-8

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