Egremont Elementary School

84 Egremont Ave,

Pittsfield, MA, 01201-7251

Tel: (413)448-9655
Grades: KG-5

502 students

Egremont Elementary School serves 502 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Egremont Elementary School operates within the Pittsfield School District.

Overview

The student population of 502 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 502 students
Egremont Elementary School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Egremont Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Egremont Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is less than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Egremont Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
6%
Egremont Elementary School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
5%
16%
Egremont Elementary School Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
11%
9%
Egremont Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
76%
66%
Egremont Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Egremont Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Egremont 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.
0.41 0.52
Egremont 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.
34%
30%
Egremont 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.
11%
5%
Egremont Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,054 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Pittsfield School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
3
Number of Students Managed 6,054 1,435
Pittsfield School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $100 MM $25 MM
Pittsfield School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $97 MM $24 MM
Pittsfield School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,254 $17,400
Pittsfield School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,894 $16,788
Pittsfield 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 Pittsfield High School (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Theodore Herberg Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Williams Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Pittsfield Theodore Herberg Middle School
    501 Pomeroy Ave
    Pittsfield , MA , 01201
    (413)448-9640
    0.8  mi  |  607  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Pittsfield Williams Elementary School
    50 Bushey Rd
    Pittsfield , MA , 01201
    (413)448-9680
    0.9  mi  |  347  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Pittsfield Pittsfield High School
    300 East St
    Pittsfield , MA , 01201
    (413)499-9535
    1.2  mi  |  940  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Pittsfield Morningside Community School
    100 Burbank St
    Pittsfield , MA , 01201
    (413)448-9690
    1.6  mi  |  434  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Pittsfield Allendale Elementary School
    180 Connecticut Ave
    Pittsfield , MA , 01201
    (413)448-9650
    1.6  mi  |  322  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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