Horatio A Kempton Elementary School (Closed 2016)

  • Horatio A Kempton Elementary School served 112 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 40-49% (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 40-49% (which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 69%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Minority enrollment was 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students112 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)40-49%
61%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)40-49%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Horatio A Kempton 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 Ratio14:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
23%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Horatio A Kempton Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
8%
9%
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White
61%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Horatio A Kempton Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.570.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Horatio A Kempton 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 (13-14)
19%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Horatio A Kempton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Bedford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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