Peter W Reilly Elementary School

Peter W Reilly Elementary School serves 556 students in grades KG-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% 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 556 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 556 students
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Peter W Reilly Elementary School 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 0.62 is less than the state average of 0.79. 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 (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
6%
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
38%
16%
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
3%
9%
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
48%
66%
Peter W Reilly Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.62 0.79
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
56%
30%
Peter W Reilly 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.
7%
5%
Peter W Reilly Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,711 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name Lowell School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
3
Number of Students Managed 14,711 1,350
Lowell School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $239 MM n/a
Lowell School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $229 MM n/a
Lowell School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,814 $0
Lowell School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,068 $0
Lowell 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 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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