Athol Community Elementary School

  • Athol Community Elementary School serves 577 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Athol Community Elementary School's student population of 577 students has grown by 195% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 176% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students577 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Athol Community Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Athol Community Elementary School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#1644 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
19%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
85%
61%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.270.36
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAthol-Royalston School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Athol Athol High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 358 students
    1.1 miles
    2363 Main Street
    Athol, MA 01331
    (978)249-2435
    1.1 9-12 358
  • Athol Athol-royalston Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 387 students
    1.3 miles
    1062 Pleasant Street
    Athol, MA 01331
    (978)249-2430
    1.3 5-8 387
  • Orange Dexter Park
    Grades: 3-6 | 332 students
    4.4 miles
    3 Dexter St Ext
    Orange, MA 01364
    (978)544-6080
    4.4 3-6 332
  • Orange Ralph C Mahar Regional
    Grades: 7-12 | 635 students
    4.4 miles
    507 South Main Street
    Orange, MA 01364
    (978)544-2542
    4.4 7-12 635
  • Orange Fisher Hill
    Grades: PK-2 | 297 students
    4.5 miles
    59 Dexter Street
    Orange, MA 01364
    (978)544-0018
    4.5 PK-2 297

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