Ellen Bigelow (Closed 2013)

  • Ellen Bigelow served 28 students in grades 5-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was <50% (which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 59%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was <50% (which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 69%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 was lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 22% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Total Students28 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Ellen Bigelow by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)<50%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)<50%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ellen Bigelow 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
4%
20%
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Black
4%
9%
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White
78%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
14%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ellen Bigelow. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.370.59
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Graduation Rate (10-11)<50%
83%
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ellen Bigelow and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ellen Bigelow and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAthol-Royalston School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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    0.1 miles
    1064 Pleasant Street
    Athol, MA 01331
    (978) 249-2406
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    Grades: 9-12 | 368 students
    1.1 miles
    2363 Main Street
    Athol, MA 01331
    (978) 249-2435
    1.1 9-12 368
  • Athol Athol-royalston Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 391 students
    1.4 miles
    1062 Pleasant Street
    Athol, MA 01331
    (978) 249-2430
    1.4 5-8 391
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    Grades: 3-6 | 313 students
    4.5 miles
    3 Dexter St Ext
    Orange, MA 01364
    (978) 544-6080
    4.5 3-6 313
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    Grades: 7-12 | 641 students
    4.5 miles
    507 South Main Street
    Orange, MA 01364
    (978) 544-2542
    4.5 7-12 641
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