Colrain Central Elementary School

22 Jacksonville Rd,

Colrain, MA, 01340-9704

Tel: (413)624-3451
Grades: PK-6

112 students

Colrain Central Elementary School serves 112 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Colrain Central Elementary School operates within the Mohawk Trail School District.

Overview

The student population of 112 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 112 students
Colrain Central Elementary School Total Students (1995-2012)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Colrain Central Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Colrain Central Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 12:1 14:1
Colrain Central Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Colrain Central Elementary School Asian (1995-2010)
Hispanic
2%
16%
Colrain Central Elementary School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
2%
9%
Colrain Central Elementary School Black (1996-2012)
White
93%
66%
Colrain Central Elementary School White (1995-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Colrain Central Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Colrain Central 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.
0.13 0.79
Colrain Central 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.
33%
30%
Colrain Central Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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%
Colrain Central Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,049 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
School District Name Mohawk Trail School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,049 1,350
District Total Revenue $24 MM n/a
Mohawk Trail School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $21 MM n/a
Mohawk Trail School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $20,911 $0
Mohawk Trail School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,337 $0
Mohawk Trail 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 Mohawk Trail Regional High School (5.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Greenfield Middle School (7.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pearl E Rhodes Elementary School (3.6 miles away)
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