Tatnuck Elementary School

Tatnuck Elementary School serves 442 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Tatnuck Elementary School operates within the Worcester School District.

School Overview

The student population of 442 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 442 students
Tatnuck Elementary School Total Students (1988-2014)
Gender % Tatnuck Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Tatnuck Elementary School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Tatnuck Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 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 20:1 14:1
Tatnuck Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Asian
4%
6%
Tatnuck Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
26%
17%
Tatnuck Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
21%
9%
Tatnuck Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
43%
65%
Tatnuck Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Tatnuck Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Tatnuck Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.71 0.33
Tatnuck 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.
57%
34%
Tatnuck 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.
4%
5%
Tatnuck Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 24,562 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,107 is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $17,007 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Worcester School District
Number of Schools
Managed
45
3
Number of Students Managed 24,562 1,376
Worcester School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $386 MM $29 MM
Worcester School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $408 MM $28 MM
Worcester School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $16,107 $20,216
Worcester School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $17,007 $19,181
Worcester 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 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)
 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WorcesterChandler Magnet Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 431 students525 Chandler St
    WorcesterMA 01602
    (508)799-3452
    0.6PK-6431
  • WorcesterFlagg Street Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 415 students115 Flagg St
    WorcesterMA 01602
    (508)799-3522
    1KG-6415
  • WorcesterMay Street Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 315 students265 May St
    WorcesterMA 01602
    (508)799-3520
    1KG-6315
  • WorcesterWest Tatnuck Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 353 students300 Mower St
    WorcesterMA 01602
    (508)799-3596
    1PK-6353
  • WorcesterMidland Street Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 236 students18 Midland St
    WorcesterMA 01602
    (508)799-3548
    1.3KG-6236

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Yes No
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
January 22, 2016
Do children born in certain months develop more quickly than others? Does it affect their success later in life?
December 03, 2015
Participating in team sports has a great many benefits for children, there is no doubt. In this article you will learn what those benefits are.
November 26, 2015
Gifted students often fail to thrive in traditional academic environments because they are not being challenged. In this article you will learn how to make sure your gifted student gets the quality education he or she deserves.