Shamrock Elementary School

Shamrock Elementary School serves 349 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Shamrock Elementary School operates within the Woburn School District.

School Overview

The student population of 349 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 349 students
Shamrock Elementary School Total Students (1988-2014)
Gender % Shamrock Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Shamrock Elementary School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Shamrock Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 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 13:1 14:1
Shamrock Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
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.
0.59 0.33
Shamrock Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
22%
34%
Shamrock Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2014)
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 (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,840 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $17,122 is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,577 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Woburn School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 4,840 1,376
Woburn School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $82 MM $29 MM
Woburn School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $79 MM $28 MM
Woburn School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $17,122 $20,216
Woburn School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $16,577 $19,181
Woburn School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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 Grades Students
  • WoburnWoburn High School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1332 students88 Montvale Ave
    WoburnMA 01801
    (781)937-8210
    0.49-121332
  • WoburnMalcolm White Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 328 students36 Bow St
    WoburnMA 01801
    (781)937-8242
    0.6KG-5328
  • WoburnGoodyear Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 349 students41 Central St
    WoburnMA 01801
    (781)937-8237
    0.7KG-5349
  • WinchesterMuraco Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 417 students33 Bates Rd
    WinchesterMA 01890
    (781)721-7030
    1KG-5417
  • WoburnJohn F Kennedy Middle School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 553 students33 Middle St
    WoburnMA 01801
    (781)937-8230
    1.26-8553

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