Peter W Reilly Elementary School

Peter W Reilly Elementary School serves 564 students in grades KG-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Peter W Reilly Elementary School operates within the Lowell School District.

Overview

The student population of 564 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 564 students
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Total Students (1988-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 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 15:1 14:1
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2013)
American Indian
1% n/a
Asian
5%
6%
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
39%
17%
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
3%
9%
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
49%
66%
Peter W Reilly Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Peter W Reilly Elementary School Sch 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.
0.61 0.33
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
56%
32%
Peter W Reilly 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.
7%
5%
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 15,042 students has grown by 12% over five years.
School District Name Lowell School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
3
Number of Students Managed 15,042 1,400
Lowell School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $239 MM $25 MM
District Spending $229 MM $24 MM
District Revenue / Student $17,814 $17,400
Lowell School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,068 $16,788
Lowell 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 Leblanc Therapeutic Day School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is James Sullivan Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Moody Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LowellJames Sullivan Middle School
    150 Draper St
    LowellMA 01852
    (978)937-8993
    0.1 mi | 617 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • LowellLeblanc Therapeutic Day School
    58 Sycamore St
    LowellMA 01852
    (978)970-5467
    0.6 mi | 43 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • LowellMoody Elementary School
    158 Rogers St
    LowellMA 01852
    (978)937-7673
    0.9 mi | 263 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • LowellPyne Arts Elementary School
    145 Boylston St
    LowellMA 01852
    (978)937-7639
    1.1 mi | 497 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • LowellLowell Middlesex Academy Charter School
    Charter School
    67 Middle St
    LowellMA 01852
    (978)656-3165
    Charter School

    1.3 mi | 110 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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