Chatham Elementary School

147 Depot Road
Chatham, MA 02633
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Top 30%
Serving 145 students in grades Kindergarten-4, Chatham Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-69% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 44%).
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 145 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • : Top 30% in MA
  • : 50-59% (Top 30%)
  • : 60-69% (Top 20%)
  • 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 145 students has declined by 36% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
145 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Chatham Elementary School ranks within the top 30% of all 1,631 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Chatham Elementary School is 0.42, 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)
#372 out of 1631 schools
(Top 30%)
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50-59%
41%
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60-69%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chatham 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 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
13%
23%
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Black
4%
10%
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White
75%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.42
This chart display the diversity score of Chatham 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
47%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Chatham 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.
Source: 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 #372 out of 1,631 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are Chatham Elementary School often compared to?
Chatham Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Eastham Elementary School, East Falmouth Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% MA state average), while 60-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 44% MA state average).
How many students attend Chatham Elementary School?
145 students attend Chatham Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
75% of Chatham Elementary School students are White, 13% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Chatham Elementary School?
Chatham Elementary School has a student ration of 9:1, 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 Kindergarten-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 (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 145 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 50-59% (Top 30%)
  • : 60-69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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