Eliot Elementary School

16 Charter Street
Boston, MA 02113
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Eliot Elementary School serves 796 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Eliot Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 796 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 73% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Eliot Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

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School Overview

Eliot Elementary School's student population of 796 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
796 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
56 teachers
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School Rankings

Eliot Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Eliot Elementary School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#184 out of 1644 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
15%
23%
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Black
5%
10%
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White
62%
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
2%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Eliot Elementary School's ranking?
Eliot Elementary School is ranked #184 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are Eliot Elementary School often compared to?
Eliot Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Warren-prescott by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
66% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 73% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend Eliot Elementary School?
796 students attend Eliot Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
62% of Eliot Elementary School students are White, 15% of students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Asian, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 5% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Eliot Elementary School?
Eliot Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Eliot Elementary School offer ?
Eliot Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Eliot Elementary School part of?
Eliot Elementary School is part of Boston School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 796 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 73% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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