Helen James Elementary School (Closed 2013)

16 Main St
Williamsburg, MA 01096
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Helen James Elementary School served 81 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 was lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 1% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students81 students
This chart display total students of Helen James Elementary School by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Helen James Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Helen James Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Helen James Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Helen James Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Helen James Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
99%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Helen James Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Helen James Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score
0.020.59
This chart display the diversity score of Helen James Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Helen James Elementary School 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
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Helen James Elementary School 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 NameWilliamsburg School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Helen James Elementary School is Smith Vocational And Agricultural High School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hilltown Cooperative Charter Public School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Anne T. Dunphy School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Williamsburg Anne T. Dunphy School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 163 students
    1.1 miles
    1 Petticoat Hill
    Williamsburg, MA 01096
    (413) 268-8421
    1.1 PK-6 163
  • Easthampton Hilltown Cooperative Charter Public School Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 218 students
    1.6 miles
    1 Industrial Parkway
    Easthampton, MA 01027
    (413) 529-7178
    1.6 K-8 218
  • Leeds Leeds Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 321 students
    3.1 miles
    20 Florence Street
    Leeds, MA 01053
    (413) 587-1531
    3.1 PK-5 321
  • Florence John F Kennedy Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 615 students
    4.1 miles
    100 Bridge Rd
    Florence, MA 01062
    (413) 587-1489
    4.1 6-8 615
  • Florence R. K. Finn Ryan Road Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 221 students
    5.4 miles
    498 Ryan Road
    Florence, MA 01062
    (413) 587-1550
    5.4 K-5 221
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