Helen Mae Sauter Elementary School (Closed 2016)

  • Helen Mae Sauter Elementary School served 271 students in grades 1-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 50-54% (which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 61%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 30-34% (which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 69%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 1-3
Total Students271 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Helen Mae Sauter Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)50-54%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Helen Mae Sauter 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 2014-15 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)30-34%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Helen Mae Sauter 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 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Helen Mae Sauter Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
13%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Helen Mae Sauter Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Helen Mae Sauter Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
75%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Helen Mae Sauter 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
9%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Helen Mae Sauter Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.420.59
This chart display the diversity score of Helen Mae Sauter Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Helen Mae Sauter 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
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Helen Mae Sauter 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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGardner School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school and middle school to Helen Mae Sauter Elementary School is Gardner High School (0.5 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Elm Street School (0.1 miles away)
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