Cheshire Elementary School (Closed 2018)

  • Cheshire Elementary School served 244 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 40-44% (which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 35-39% (which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 6% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students244 students
This chart display total students of Cheshire Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Cheshire Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Cheshire Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Cheshire Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)40-44%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cheshire 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)35-39%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cheshire 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Cheshire Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cheshire Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
4%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cheshire Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
94%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cheshire 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
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cheshire Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.120.59
This chart display the diversity score of Cheshire Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (14-15)
19%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cheshire 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 (14-15)
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cheshire 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 NameAdams-Cheshire School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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