Tatnuck Elementary School

Tatnuck Elementary School serves 426 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Tatnuck Elementary School operates within the Worcester School District.

Overview

The student population of 426 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 426 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more 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 18:1 14:1
Asian
4%
6%
Hispanic
25%
17%
Black
20%
9%
White
45%
66%
Two or more races
6%
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.
0.70 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.
53%
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.
5%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 26,809 students has grown by 17% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $17,796 is higher than the state average of $17,400. The district revenue/student has grown by 27% over four years.
The district spending/student of $17,791 is higher than the state average of $16,788. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Worcester School District
Number of Schools
Managed
45
3
Number of Students Managed 26,809 1,400
District Total Revenue $411 MM $25 MM
District Spending $411 MM $24 MM
District Revenue / Student $17,796 $17,400
District Spending / Student $17,791 $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 Doherty Memorial High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Forest Grove Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chandler Magnet Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WorcesterChandler Magnet Elementary School
    525 Chandler St
    WorcesterMA 01602
    (508)799-3452
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 417 students                      
  • WorcesterMay Street Elementary School
    265 May St
    WorcesterMA 01602
    (508)799-3520
    1 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 313 students                      
  • WorcesterWest Tatnuck Elementary School
    300 Mower St
    WorcesterMA 01602
    (508)799-3596
    1 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 347 students                      
  • WorcesterFlagg Street Elementary School
    115 Flagg St
    WorcesterMA 01602
    (508)799-3522
    1 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 433 students                      
  • WorcesterMidland Street Elementary School
    18 Midland St
    WorcesterMA 01602
    (508)799-3548
    1.3 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 230 students                      

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