Linscott-rumford Elementary School

Linscott-rumford Elementary School serves 223 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Linscott-rumford Elementary School operates within the Woburn School District.

Overview

The student population of 223 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 223 students
Linscott-rumford Elementary School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 44% Male / 56%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Linscott-rumford Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Linscott-rumford Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 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
Linscott-rumford Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
15%
6%
Linscott-rumford Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
6%
16%
Linscott-rumford Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
10%
9%
Linscott-rumford Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
65%
66%
Linscott-rumford Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Linscott-rumford Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Linscott-rumford 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.
0.55 0.79
Linscott-rumford 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.
24%
30%
Linscott-rumford 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.
4%
5%
Linscott-rumford Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,966 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Woburn School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 4,966 1,433
Woburn School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $82 MM $25 MM
Woburn School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $80 MM $24 MM
Woburn School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,253 $17,400
Woburn School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,986 $16,788
Woburn 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 Burlington High School (1.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Marshall Simonds Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mary D Altavesta Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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Woburn, 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 0.36, which is lower than the Massachusetts average of 0.36. The most diverse school in Woburn is Mary D Altavesta Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Massachusetts or national school diversity statistics.