Donald Ross Elementary School

Tel: (781)380-0240
  • Donald Ross Elementary School serves 266 students in grades 1-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the MA average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 36%.
  • Donald Ross Elementary School operates within the Braintree School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 266 students has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students266 students
Donald Ross Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Donald Ross Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Donald Ross Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeDonald Ross Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
Donald Ross Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
Asian
15%
6%
Donald Ross Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
10%
18%
Donald Ross Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
8%
9%
Donald Ross Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
67%
64%
Donald Ross Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Donald Ross Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsDonald Ross Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.520.55
Donald Ross Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
34%
36%
Donald Ross Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
4%
Donald Ross Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Braintree School District's student population of 5,686 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,834 in this district is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has declined by 17% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,267 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has declined by 16% over four years.
School District NameBraintree School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed5,6861,368
Braintree School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$66 MM$29 MM
Braintree School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$68 MM$28 MM
Braintree School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,834$20,216
Braintree School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,267$19,181
Braintree School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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