Glover Elementary School

  • Glover Elementary School serves 348 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 64%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 71%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Glover Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 37%.
  • Glover Elementary School operates within the Marblehead School District.

Top Placements (Massachusetts)

Glover Elementary School is Listed among the top public schools in Massachusetts for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Glover Elementary School's student population of 348 students has grown by 35% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 93% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students348 students
Glover Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Glover Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
Glover Elementary School Total Teachers (2006-2016)
Students by GradeGlover Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Glover Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1671 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Glover Elementary School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
64%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
71%
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
Glover Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2016)
Asian
n/a
6%
Glover Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
6%
19%
Glover Elementary School Black Students (1988-2016)
Black
n/a
9%
Glover Elementary School Black Students (1989-2003)
White
91%
63%
Glover Elementary School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Glover Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsGlover Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.170.35
Glover Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
Glover Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
Glover Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Glover Elementary School is Marblehead School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 397 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Marblehead School District's student population of 3,208 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $18,397 in this district is less than the state average of $20,551. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $18,080 is less than the state average of $19,475. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four school years.
    School District NameMarblehead School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    7
    3
    Number of Students Managed3,2081,344
    Marblehead School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    79%
    64%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    88%
    71%
    District Total Revenue$60 MM$28 MM
    District Spending$59 MM$26 MM
    District Revenue / Student$18,397$20,551
    District Spending / Student$18,080$19,475
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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