Bournedale Elementary School

41 Ernest Valerie Road
Buzzards Bay, MA 02532
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 357 students in grades Prekindergarten-2, Bournedale Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 51%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Enrollment: 357 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : 40-44%
  • : 40-44%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Bournedale Elementary School's student population of 357 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
357 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Bournedale Elementary School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MA)
(18-19)
40-44%
51%
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(18-19)
40-44%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bournedale Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
23%
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Black
1%
10%
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White
81%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.33
This chart display the diversity score of Bournedale Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bournedale Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bournedale Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Bournedale Elementary School often compared to?
Bournedale Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like North Falmouth Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 51% MA state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% MA state average).
How many students attend Bournedale Elementary School?
357 students attend Bournedale Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
81% of Bournedale Elementary School students are White, 11% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Bournedale Elementary School?
Bournedale Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Bournedale Elementary School offer ?
Bournedale Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-2 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Bournedale Elementary School part of?
Bournedale Elementary School is part of Bourne School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Enrollment: 357 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : 40-44%
  • : 40-44%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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