Elm Street School

  • Elm Street School serves 552 students in grades 2-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (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 30% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Elm Street School 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Elm Street School's student population of 552 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-4
Total Students552 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elm Street School 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 Elm Street School is 0.51, 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#1482 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
18%
20%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
67%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elm Street School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.510.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGardner School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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