J Turner Hood Elementary School

  • J Turner Hood Elementary School serves 347 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 36%.
  • J Turner Hood Elementary School operates within the North Reading School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 347 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 347 students
J Turner Hood Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % J Turner Hood Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
J Turner Hood Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade J Turner Hood Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
J Turner Hood Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Asian
6%
6%
J Turner Hood Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
3%
18%
J Turner Hood Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
1%
9%
J Turner Hood Elementary School Black Students (2001-2015)
White
89%
64%
J Turner Hood Elementary School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
J Turner Hood Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
J Turner Hood Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.21 0.34
J Turner Hood Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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J Turner Hood Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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J Turner Hood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • North Reading School District's student population of 2,556 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,775 in this district is less than the state average of $17,359. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,896 is less than the state average of $17,039. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name North Reading School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,556 1,368
North Reading School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $44 MM $24 MM
North Reading School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $41 MM $23 MM
North Reading School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $16,775 $17,359
North Reading School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $15,896 $17,039
North Reading School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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