Shamrock Elementary School

Shamrock Elementary School serves 353 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Shamrock Elementary School operates within the Woburn School District.

Overview

The student population of 353 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 353 students
Shamrock Elementary School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Shamrock Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Shamrock Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more 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 12:1 14:1
Shamrock Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
6%
Shamrock Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
14%
16%
Shamrock Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
8%
9%
Shamrock Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
64%
66%
Shamrock Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Shamrock Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Shamrock 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.
0.56 0.32
Shamrock 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.
32%
30%
Shamrock 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.
5%
5%
Shamrock 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 Woburn High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is John F Kennedy Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Malcolm White Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Woburn Woburn High School
    88 Montvale Ave
    Woburn , MA 01801
    (781)937-8210
    0.4  mi  |  1301  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Woburn Malcolm White Elementary School
    36 Bow St
    Woburn , MA 01801
    (781)937-8242
    0.6  mi  |  299  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Woburn Goodyear Elementary School
    41 Central St
    Woburn , MA 01801
    (781)937-8237
    0.7  mi  |  328  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Winchester Muraco Elementary School
    33 Bates Rd
    Winchester , MA 01890
    (781)721-7030
    1  mi  |  469  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Woburn John F Kennedy Middle School
    33 Middle St
    Woburn , MA 01801
    (781)937-8230
    1.2  mi  |  582  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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Did You Know?
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.