East Fairhaven

  • East Fairhaven serves 419 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (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 53% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • East Fairhaven placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • East Fairhaven's student population of 419 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students419 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of East Fairhaven
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Fairhaven is ranked within the bottom 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 East Fairhaven is 0.27, 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#1080 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
85%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Fairhaven. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.270.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Fairhaven 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 NameFairhaven School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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  • Fairhaven Leroy Wood
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    1.6 miles
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  • Fairhaven Hastings Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 468 students
    1.9 miles
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    (508) 979-4063
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  • Fairhaven Fairhaven High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 654 students
    2.3 miles
    12 Huttleston Avenue
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    (508) 979-4052
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  • Mattapoisett Center
    Grades: PK-3 | 239 students
    2.6 miles
    17 Barstow Street
    Mattapoisett, MA 02739
    (508) 758-2521
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