111 East Main Street
Westborough, MA 01581
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Elsie A Hastings Elementary School serves 453 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Elsie A Hastings Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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 55-59% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 43% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 453 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Elsie A Hastings Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Elsie A Hastings Elementary School's student population of 453 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 36% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-3
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
453 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
49 teachers
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School Rankings

Elsie A Hastings Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Elsie A Hastings Elementary School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#373 out of 1667 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
40-44%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
55-59%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
43%
7%
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Hispanic
14%
22%
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Black
3%
10%
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White
37%
57%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Elsie A Hastings Elementary School's ranking?

Elsie A Hastings Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for: Highest math proficiency (Top 20%).

What schools are Elsie A Hastings Elementary School often compared to?

Elsie A Hastings Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like J Harding Armstrong, Annie E Fales by visitors of our site.

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).

How many students attend Elsie A Hastings Elementary School?

453 students attend Elsie A Hastings Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

43% of Elsie A Hastings Elementary School students are Asian, 37% of students are White, 14% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Black, and 3% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Elsie A Hastings Elementary School?

Elsie A Hastings Elementary School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.

What grades does Elsie A Hastings Elementary School offer ?

Elsie A Hastings Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-3 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Elsie A Hastings Elementary School part of?

Elsie A Hastings Elementary School is part of Westborough School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 453 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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