Chatham Elementary School

147 Depot Road
Chatham, MA 02633
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Chatham Elementary School serves 158 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Chatham Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 43% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 158 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Chatham Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Chatham Elementary School's student population of 158 students has declined by 42% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
158 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Chatham Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Chatham Elementary School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#461 out of 1644 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
14%
22%
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Black
7%
10%
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White
72%
57%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.46
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Chatham Elementary School's ranking?
Chatham Elementary School is ranked #461 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
45-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend Chatham Elementary School?
158 students attend Chatham Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
72% of Chatham Elementary School students are White, 14% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Black, 5% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Chatham Elementary School?
Chatham Elementary School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Chatham Elementary School offer ?
Chatham Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Chatham Elementary School part of?
Chatham Elementary School is part of Monomoy Regional School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 158 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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