95 Milton Street
Indian Orchard, MA 01151
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Indian Orchard Elementary School serves 579 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Indian Orchard Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 43% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 579 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Indian Orchard Elementary School's student population of 579 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
579 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
49 teachers
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School Rankings

Indian Orchard Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Indian Orchard Elementary School is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1594 out of 1667 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
8%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
24%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
68%
22%
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Black
17%
10%
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White
12%
57%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

8% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).

How many students attend Indian Orchard Elementary School?

579 students attend Indian Orchard Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

68% of Indian Orchard Elementary School students are Hispanic, 17% of students are Black, 12% of students are White, and 3% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Indian Orchard Elementary School?

Indian Orchard Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is equal to the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.

What grades does Indian Orchard Elementary School offer ?

Indian Orchard Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Indian Orchard Elementary School part of?

Indian Orchard Elementary School is part of Springfield School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 579 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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