Douglas Elementary School

  • Douglas Elementary School serves 375 students in grades 2-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Douglas Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) 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 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Douglas Elementary School's student population of 375 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-5
Total Students375 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Douglas Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Douglas Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Douglas Elementary School is 0.13, 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#816 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Douglas 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Douglas Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
9%
White
93%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Douglas 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
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Douglas Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Douglas Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.130.59
This chart display the diversity score of Douglas 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
26%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Douglas 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
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Douglas 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 NameDouglas School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Douglas Douglas Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 348 students
    0.0 miles
    21 Davis Street
    Douglas, MA 01516
    (508) 476-3332
    0.0 6-8 348
  • Douglas Douglas Primary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 224 students
    0.2 miles
    17 Gleason Court
    Douglas, MA 01516
    (508) 476-2154
    0.2 PK-1 224
  • Douglas Douglas High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 382 students
    0.4 miles
    33 Davis Street
    Douglas, MA 01516
    (508) 476-4100
    0.4 9-12 382
  • Whitinsville W Edward Balmer
    Grades: 2-4 | 505 students
    3.3 miles
    21 Crescent Street
    Whitinsville, MA 01588
    (508) 234-8161
    3.3 2-4 505
  • Whitinsville Northbridge High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 567 students
    3.4 miles
    427 Linwood Avenue
    Whitinsville, MA 01588
    (508) 234-6221
    3.4 9-12 567

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