Central Elementary School (Closed 2015)

36 Pomeworth Street
Stoneham, MA 02180
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Central Elementary School served 309 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 50-54% (which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 61%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 45-49% (which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 69%) for the 2013-14 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students309 students
This chart display total students of Central Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Central Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
50-54%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
45-49%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Central 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 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Central Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Central Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
80%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Central Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score
0.350.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStoneham School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Central Elementary School is Stoneham High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Stoneham Central Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is L D Batchelder (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • North Reading L D Batchelder Math: 85% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 464 students
    0.1 miles
    175 Park Street
    North Reading, MA 01864
    (978) 664-7814
    0.1 K-5 464
  • Stoneham Stoneham Central Middle School Math: 59% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 5-8 | 687 students
    0.2 miles
    101 Central Street
    Stoneham, MA 02180
    (781) 279-3840
    0.2 5-8 687
  • Stoneham Robin Hood Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-4 | 382 students
    0.8 miles
    70 Oak Street
    Stoneham, MA 02180
    (781) 279-3870
    0.8 PK-4 382
  • Stoneham South Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 320 students
    0.8 miles
    11 Summer Street
    Stoneham, MA 02180
    (781) 279-3880
    0.8 K-4 320
  • Wakefield Early Childhood Center At The Doyle School
    Grades: PK | 126 students
    1.0 miles
    11 Paul Avenue
    Wakefield, MA 01880
    (781) 246-6420
    1 PK 126
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