Day Elementary School

75 East Prescott Street
Westford, MA 01886
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Day Elementary School serves 356 students in grades 3-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 77% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Day Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Day Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Day Elementary School's student population of 356 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students356 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Day Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Day Elementary School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#259 out of 1666 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
39%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
20%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
53%
60%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Day Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWestford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Day Elementary School is Westford Academy (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Blanchard Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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