East Elementary School

  • East Elementary School serves 543 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 79% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 77% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 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 Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • East Elementary School's student population of 543 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students543 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#156 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East 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)
77%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East 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
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Asian
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in East Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
19%
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Black
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in East Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
93%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in East Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.130.35
This chart display the diversity score of East Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHingham School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hingham Hingham High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1225 students
    1.1 miles
    17 Union Street
    Hingham, MA 02043
    (781)741-1560
    1.1 9-12 1225
  • Hingham Wm L Foster Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 470 students
    2.1 miles
    55 Downer Avenue
    Hingham, MA 02043
    (781)741-1520
    2.1 K-5 470
  • Cohasset Deer Hill
    Grades: 3-5 | 382 students
    2.5 miles
    208 Sohier Rd
    Cohasset, MA 02025
    (781)383-6115
    2.5 3-5 382
  • Cohasset Joseph Osgood
    Grades: PK-2 | 366 students
    2.5 miles
    210 Sohier Rd
    Cohasset, MA 02025
    (781)383-6117
    2.5 PK-2 366
  • Hingham Plymouth River
    Grades: K-5 | 470 students
    2.8 miles
    200 High Street
    Hingham, MA 02043
    (781)741-1530
    2.8 K-5 470

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