Gates Elementary School (Closed 2018)

Gates Elementary School served 433 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 88% (which was higher than the Massachusetts state average of 61%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 84% (which was higher than the Massachusetts state average of 69%) for the 2013-14 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 44% of the student body (majority Asian), which was higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
433 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
88%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gates Elementary School 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 2013-14 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
84%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gates Elementary School 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 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
38%
7%
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Hispanic
1%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gates Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gates Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
56%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gates Elementary School 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 Gates Elementary School 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 Gates Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score
0.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gates Elementary School 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
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gates Elementary School 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
Acton-Boxborough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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