J Turner Hood Elementary School

298a Haverhill St,

North Reading, MA, 01864-2398

Tel: (978)664-7817
Grades: PK-5

361 students

J Turner Hood Elementary School serves 361 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 34%.
J Turner Hood Elementary School operates within the North Reading School District.

Overview

The student population of 361 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 361 students
J Turner Hood Elementary School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
J Turner Hood Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade J Turner Hood Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
J Turner Hood Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
6%
J Turner Hood Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
3%
16%
J Turner Hood Elementary School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
n/a
9%
J Turner Hood Elementary School Black (2000-2012)
White
89%
66%
J Turner Hood Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups J Turner Hood Elementary School Sch Ethnicity J Turner Hood 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.
0.21 0.32
J Turner Hood 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.
7%
30%
J Turner Hood 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%
J Turner Hood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,636 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
School District Name North Reading School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,636 1,433
North Reading School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $25 MM
North Reading School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $36 MM $24 MM
North Reading School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,218 $17,400
North Reading School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,986 $16,788
North Reading 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 North Reading High School (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is North Reading Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is E Ethel Little School (2.4 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • North Reading North Reading Middle School
    19 Sherman Rd
    North Reading , MA , 01864
    (978)664-7806
    1.3  mi  |  663  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • North Reading North Reading High School
    189 Park St
    North Reading , MA , 01864
    (978)664-7800
    1.5  mi  |  705  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • North Reading E Ethel Little School
    7 Barberry Ln
    North Reading , MA , 01864
    (978)664-7820
    2.4  mi  |  407  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Reading Wood End Elementary School
    85 Sunset Rock Ln
    Reading , MA , 01867
    (781)942-5420
    3.2  mi  |  367  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Wilmington Woburn Street Elementary School
    227 Woburn St
    Wilmington , MA , 01887
    (978)694-6020
    3.5  mi  |  477  students  |  Gr.  1-3

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Middlesex County, MA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.28, which is lower than the Massachusetts average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in Middlesex County is Malden School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Massachusetts or national school diversity statistics.