Jonathan Bright Elementary School (Closed 2009)

Jonathan Bright Elementary School served 118 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students118 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Jonathan Bright Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
9%
7%
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Hispanic
32%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jonathan Bright Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Black
5%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jonathan Bright Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
54%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jonathan Bright Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 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 Jonathan Bright Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score
0.590.59
This chart display the diversity score of Jonathan Bright Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jonathan Bright Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaltham School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jonathan Bright Elementary School is Waltham Senior High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is John W. Mcdevitt Middle School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waltham John W. Mcdevitt Middle School Math: 46% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 631 students
    0.6 miles
    75 Church Street
    Waltham, MA 02453
    (781) 314-5595
    0.6 6-8 631
  • Waltham Henry Whittemore Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 433 students
    0.7 miles
    30 Parmenter Road
    Waltham, MA 02453
    (781) 314-5785
    0.7 K-5 433
  • Waltham James Fitzgerald Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 438 students
    0.8 miles
    140 Beal Road
    Waltham, MA 02453
    (781) 314-5685
    0.8 K-5 438
  • Waltham Waltham Public Schools Dual Language Program
    Grades: K-1 | 79 students
    0.9 miles
    510 Moody Street
    Waltham, MA 02453
    (781) 314-5402
    0.9 K-1 79
  • Watertown Cunniff Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 307 students
    1.2 miles
    246 Warren Street
    Watertown, MA 02472
    (617) 926-7726
    1.2 PK-5 307
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