J Turner Hood Elementary School

298a Haverhill St

North Reading, MA 01864-2398

Grades: PK-5

351 students

J Turner Hood Elementary School serves 351 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), 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 351 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 351 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less 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 13:1 14:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
5%
6%
Hispanic
3%
17%
Black
1%
9%
White
89%
66%
Two or more races
1%
3%
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.
0.21 0.33
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.
5%
32%
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.
2%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,606 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
School District Name North Reading School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,606 1,400
District Total Revenue $37 MM $25 MM
District Spending $36 MM $24 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,218 $17,400
District Spending / Student $12,986 $16,788
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 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • North ReadingNorth Reading Middle School
    19 Sherman Rd
    North ReadingMA 01864
    (978)664-7806
    1.3 mi | 670 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • North ReadingNorth Reading High School
    189 Park St
    North ReadingMA 01864
    (978)664-7800
    1.5 mi | 733 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • North ReadingE Ethel Little School
    7 Barberry Ln
    North ReadingMA 01864
    (978)664-7820
    2.4 mi | 363 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ReadingWood End Elementary School
    85 Sunset Rock Ln
    ReadingMA 01867
    (781)942-5420
    3.2 mi | 358 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • WilmingtonWoburn Street Elementary School
    227 Woburn St
    WilmingtonMA 01887
    (978)694-6020
    3.5 mi | 459 students | Gr. 1-3                      

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