433 Walnut Street
Springfield, MA 01105
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Elias Brookings serves 343 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Elias Brookings 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Elias Brookings's student population of 343 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
343 students
This chart display total students of Elias Brookings by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Elias Brookings
Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Elias Brookings by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Elias Brookings by grade.

School Rankings

Elias Brookings is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Elias Brookings is 0.50, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1520 out of 1667 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Elias Brookings, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Elias Brookings 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Elias Brookings 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Elias Brookings and the public school average student teacher ratio of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Elias Brookings and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
67%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Elias Brookings and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
23%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Elias Brookings and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
7%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Elias Brookings 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
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Elias Brookings 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 Elias Brookings.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score
0.50
This chart display the diversity score of Elias Brookings and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Elias Brookings 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
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Elias Brookings 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 District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

Review Elias Brookings. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Nearby Homes for Sale

Recent Articles

Technology in Public Schools
Technology in Public Schools
Learn how technology is being implemented and funded in public schools.
Gender Identity Becomes Controversial Issue in Boston Public Schools
Gender Identity Becomes Controversial Issue in Boston Public Schools
We report on a new policy in Massachusetts that impacts one of the largest school districts in the country, as well as the rest of the state. The gender identity policy strives to ensure all students are treated equally, but it is not without plenty of concern by opponents.
Urban Public Schools Come to the Rescue of Black Boys
Urban Public Schools Come to the Rescue of Black Boys
Public schools across the nation are implementing programs that help keep young black men in school and off the streets. Boosting graduation rates, reducing gang involvement and violence, and providing positive male role models are just a few of the common elements of these programs. Yet, the achievement gap between black boys and other peer groups remains extremely wide.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 343 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.50 (Top 50%)

Related School Videos

Quick Links